# CONTEST: Chirp’s Back to School Contest!

*****THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. GRAND PRIZE WINNER HAS BEEN CHOSEN AND CONTACTED*****

Hey readers,

To get ready for the Back to School season, we’re hosting a giveaway, check it out!

**For a chance to WIN a grand-prize of a backpack filled with school supplies! Comment below with your first name and what you’re looking forward to in the new school year. **

**Contest Deadline: August 31, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.**

Winner will be chosen by random draw.

Prize courtesy of Staples.

Click HERE for full contest rules and regulations.

**PLEASE NOTE:** Due to COVID-19 restrictions, prizes may be delayed.

Good luck!

-Mariam, chirpblog@owlkids.com

Playing games with kids!

Hi my name is Paula and for this new school year I’m looking forward to meet new people and be able to balance my clases with clubs

Walking to school every day with my brother will be really fun!

I’m looking forward to getting my body into shape! By walking to school and having the time to prepare healthy meals for my family. – Jessica

Looking forward to helping out in the school library!

Riley

Playing with my friends on the playground

Learning more French and doing art projects!

Tabitha, I am looking forward to seeing my teachers and friends.

seeing friends

Art, gym, math and recess! And seeing all my teachers and friends!

I’m looking forward to seeing my friends and joining clubs (because we haven’t had them the past 2 years).

Making new friends.

B.

I am most excited to see all 1my friends every day.

I’m excited to see all my friends again!

– Benjamin

I can’t wait to go to music class at school!

– Bella

Playing football at recess is my favourite thing!

Owen

I like Phys Ed best!

Seeing the new things the kiddos will learn!

The morning walks

Eating lunch and playing basketball with my friends!

Aimee

Looking forward to my youngest son’s speech improving even more with practice (he has apraxia.) I’m also looking forward to my older son reading more smoothly and gaining even more confidence in sports 😊😊

I am most looking forward to reading alice’s adventures in wonderland.

Playing games with kids!

Looking forward to seeing my frineds

Having recess with friends

New classroom and lots of school friends

Seeing my friends

I can’t wait for music class. -Milan

Learning about my friends’ summer adventures

I am looking forward to seeing my friends.

I’m excited to learn more about art.

I’m excited to start grade 1

Crafts!

Meeting my new teacher and seeing the classroom

Kaiden

Meeting my new teacher and seeing the classroom

Kaiden

Meeting new friends

Ethan is very excited to start JK!

Ashley

Seeing friends!

Nora.

Playing with the toys with new friends!

Playing with old friend and making new ones

Getting back into an on-site school for learning and teaching! Furthermore, inspiring young minds and making meaningful connections.

Alexandra

Starting Preschool homeschooling with my daughter!!!!!

Making new friends

Playing with my friends and reading new books at the library!

Looking forward to getting back into a routine.

Most excited about seeing my friends. A bit scared to see who my teacher is!

Looking forward to making new friends at my new school!

My son going to grade 1 and helping him out with his homework

Seeing friends

Having new school supplies and clothes!

My sons new found love , coloring! We’ll be making lots of (artwork) memories

Seeing friends

Morning walks to the bus stop.

Melissa

Walking to school with friends

Making new friends!

—Atlas

Playing on the school soccer and volleyball teams

Seeing my friends.

New clothes and runners

All the cool science projects I’ll try out at school!

I’m excited to go back to school and make new friends and meet my new teacher!

Exploring and learning

Finally taking the school bus with my big brother!

Going to big girl school for the first time!

Looking forward to meet new teachers and old friends 🙂

Walking to and from school

Seeing all of the other children at school, making new friends and learning new things!

New Teacher and making new friends.

Looking forward to new adventures and learning on his first year!

Looking forward to a first year of s hook fun.

Seeing my friends every day!

~Clara (6)

My son Sidney is looking most forward to joining the AMA Patrol Team. A great excuse to blow a whistle!!

Izabella: I am looking forward to learning to read and making new friends.

Recess, seeing my friends and learning new things.

Olivia – recess and seeing my friends!

Starting school for the first time!

-Oliver

Kimberly

I’m excited to be going into Grade 1!

I’m looking forward to my kids going back to school and going on field trips for the first time! Thanks for the awesome giveaway! -Marcus

My granddaughters first year and her teacher Mom to have a great year in grade 2.

Looking forward to my kids heading back to in person for a little normalcy after the insane 2 years online.

We’re looking forward to a year with some consistency and feelings of health and safety

A new school!

Walking the kids to school and giving them a hug before the bell starts.

Looking forward to seeing the new things the kids will learn this year!

My kid first day of school

I am excited for the new things my kid will learn and the new friends she will make.

Looking forward most in seeing my friends and teachers again!

Meeting new friends

learning

reading

Being in the same school as my sister!

Starting Kindergarten!

Sports starting up again

I am looking forward to seeing all my friends and my new teacher!

My new classroom!

Learning new things

Excited to start Grade 7 @ a new school, for middle school and see my friends again 🙂

I am looking forward to heading back into school nursing. I missed working either all the kiddos.

Ava said she can’t wait to make lots and lots of new friends and learning new games

Playing with friends! – Juliana

Going on the school bus! – Thomas

Seeing all my friends!

Looking forward to concerts and extracurricular activities!

My kids are really looking forward to seeing their friends.

Seeing friends and playing sports

Looking forward to learning

Meeting new friends!

Creating weekly comics for my friends to enjoy!

Learning about new science experiments and how we can help the earth

Art class and playing in the school forest

Can’t wait for the new learning activities and games. We love doing activities together and will continue to enjoy it

Seeing my friends again

Excited to send my daughter to new school.

Getting back into a routine

Seeing my friends again.

Playing with all my friends

Jo-Anne

Celebrating each new day of learning!

Can’t wait to see all my friends and do science

New things to learn, enjoy & cherish everyday, wanting a variety of snacks for break time too.

I am looking forward to math and language in grade 2 this year.

Helping kids with their homeworks and games

Brigitte

New years new friends, new knowledge

I love to take the bus to school, go meet my friends after summer break and do all the fun art and crafts with them.

Looking forward to a great year for my kiddos, get out of the house with friends and learn!

Finally my kids are gonna be back to in person! They can finally meet and play with their friends!

Seekng friends

Looking forward to get some help to my pocket 😃

Yay!! I hope I’m lucky ☺️

Ehan Ahmed- looking forward to learning French and making new friends.

Kids socializing and having fun!

I am looking forward to watching my children learn, have fun, see old friends and make new ones, play the sports they enjoy at school and watch how they grow with their new classes. Everything is so expensive these days so this would be an amazing giveaway to win! Thanks for the chance to participate!

I am looking forward toboth my grandchildren going back to school, especially how excited my granddaughter is to be entering high school!

Looking forward to give best experiences to kids.

I am looking forward to my first day of Jr. High and seeing all my friends as well as having a cafeteria

I’m excited to meet all my new students and for my 3 kiddos to meet their classmates

Hanging out with my friends and playing sports.

Phoenix

My daughter Peyton is looking forward to the 2nd grade and she is looking forward to journaling.

Learning new things!

Miles, meeting new friends and my teacher at my first day of preschool

Getting the kids outta the house! Get them learning again! Sans COVID!

Day-time long walks along trails

Looking forward to a better year.And good books!

I am looking for to getting back to a regular schedule this year at school.

Learning new things and being with my friends!

Seeing friends at school.

Walking to school everyday with my children.

Seeing all my daughter’s friends happy to see each other!

Bringing my kids to school and anticipating our 1st winter💜

Seeing friends every day!

Making new friends!

Going to school for the first time! Playing with my friends

seeing my friends

The start of middle school!

After school snacks

🔔To improve my writing 📝and spelling skills and read a lot of books 📚🍀

My New Class mates and teacher.

Grandsons looking forward to seeing their friends

Madi

Looking forward to bike rides to and from school w the kids!

Playing artworks with friends and enjoy my school sandwiches!

Melanie

seeing friends

I am looking forward to learning to subjects and seeing my friends.

Learning new and interesting facts about the world

We are looking forward to going back to school clubs and sports and playing with friends.

Toni

Watching the kids see all their friends again.

Would love to win for niece’s children

Brooklynn – Looking forward to Social Studies class

Happy to learn new things with my kids…❤️❤️

Good friends for my kids

I’m looking forward to hearing about my grand daughter’s first day of school (grade 1).

Courtney

Going to grade 4 and seeing my friends again.

Art, gym, math and recess! And seeing all my teachers and friends!

I am looking forward to hearing what my grandchildren are enjoying in school – they learn so much!

My grandson says playing with his friends

Making new friends and math classes!

relaxing when the kids at school

I am so happy to be going to grade 1 and I can not wait to see all my friends. We will have so much fun playing together.

“I’m looking forward to seeing all my friends again!” – Benjamin

I’m excited to see all my friends again and to be in a classroom again

Seeing all my friends again!

My son is learning how to read and write

Seeing friends!

Seeing my school friends again!

Victor

Playing with my friends

Can’t wait to see my friends!

Looking forward to making lunches

seeing and playing with friends

I’m looking forward to joining new clubs in person now that there are less restrictions!

Peter

I’m looking forward to seeing my friends and playing on the big field in the back of the school.

Renee, making new friends!

David, playing with my friends.

Learning French! And meeting new classmates

Travis

The kids seeing their friends again.

Have our after school activities running again.

Hanging out with my friends

We are looking forward to riding bikes together as a family each day to and from school!

exploring nature with the kids 🙂

Casey, seeing friends and playing in the playground

Marquis— going to JK; new playground at school

Mikayla- New friends new class and new teacher

Meeting my friends finally after two years and going to school in person.

Joyce – meeting new friends

Making friends

Looking forward to sending them off to kinder garden so they can socialize again finally

Alyvia. Excited to move to a new school with all my previous classmates and getting my own locker.

Meeting new friends and seeing old friends

Meeting friends

Seeing everyone at school

Kerry

I’m looking forward to a normal school year

Gym class!

Recess with my friends

Going to Grade 1 and seeing my friends

I am looking forward to see my friends in person, have a normal socialization without mask and being virtual for the last 2 years!

New teachers

I can’t wait to see my friends!!!

A normal school year!! 🤞🏻

Seeing all my friends again!

I’m looking forward to recess and seeing my friends again.

Sophia

Going on field trips and going on the school bus to school for the first time!

Arwen

I am looking forward to be in grade 3 and see all my friends!

Willem

I am looking forward to creating things and learning science.

I am looking forward meeting my new teacher and friends.

Hello! My name is Judy and I’m really looking forward to learning French this year. It has been hard trying to learn a new language at home, but I hope I can get better than ever!

Hello! I’m Jillian! I’m gonna be grade 4 this school year. I am really looking forward to seeing my old friends and meeting new ones. I am excited to learn and do lots of Art stuff! Can’t wait to see what this year has in store! I’m so excited!

Hello Im Julia. Im so excited to go to grade 1. Im excited to learn to read and write and also do math. I hope I have nice teachers and classmates.

I’m looking forward to going back to school to be with my friends and to learn some new things.

getting to interact with more of my community

I am looking forward to have a field trip with my friends and play with friends.

I’m looking forward to learning and meeting new friends.

I’m dayna- looking forward to new teachers!

I am excited to learn to Read!!!

Going on the school bus and making new friends

My name is Noah, and I am looking forward to learning how to read!!

My name is Emmett, and I am looking forward to meeting my new teacher and learning new things in Grade 1!

Ivy

I can’t wait to get back to school so I can see all my friends again.

Hi, my name is Gavin. I’m excited for meeting my new teacher and playing with my friends.

Very excited to head back to a somewhat normal classroom with group activities and field trips!

My name is Jacob and I am 7 years old. I am most excited to make new friends in my new class and pajama day.

I am looking forward to school excursions, PA days, long weekends, Winter break, and March break.

Seeing my friends

I am excited to meet new friends in Grade 1!

– Isla

Marcus here! looking to see my school friends again!

I’m looking forward to playing games at school.

“Playing with my friends”

I am super excited for everything because I am super good at school and get straight As! I love math most!

I love history and geometry and seeing my friends1

I moved to a new city. Looking forward to meet my new teachers, school, friends and learning.

Looking forward to seeing my friends in grade one this year.

I am excited for grade one and to see my friends

I bought some organizing stuff for my desk. Can’t wait to organize my desk..

I can’t wait to see my new classroom