Elementary Schools 

Directors:  Mary Townsend 519-848-5527, Teunie Laros

 

School Displays: A Way to Promote your School.

Each school will make a display arranged by the principal and teaching staff of each school.  Each school will choose and arrange its own display in 10’ linear space. Table is provided by the Fair board.  The sum of $20.00 will be awarded to each school exhibiting.  Entries are to be made to the Secretary arthurfallfair@gmail.com  by September 1st 2019

 

Theme: “Mason Jars and Vintage Cars”

Rules and Regulations

  1. Grade as of June 2019

  2. All entries to be in and ticketed by 11:30 am Friday, September 6th, 2019

  3. No entry fee required.

  4. All entries to be the work of the exhibitor

  5. One entry per person per class

  6. Every tag must have child’s age as of June 2019 in top right-hand corner

  7. Each student is assigned a membership number and that number must be on the classroom entry form and on the student’s tag

  8. Exhibits MUST be picked up Sunday, September 8th, 2019 at 4:30 pm after removal from display by a Director. Please make arrangements with someone in the school to do this (Staff member or Parent Council member)

Classroom Entry Forms to be completed at School by the teacher – please keep a copy for yourself.

How to Enter:

1. Exhibits may be taken to the arena Thursday, September 5th, 2019 between 4:00 & 5:00 PM or before 11:30 am on Friday, September 6th, 2019

 

Section A- Pre-School Children

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Trace your foot and decorate it
2. Colouring book picture done with crayons
3. Draw a mason jar and “fill it” as you like. Label it “A jar of _______”
4. Best Dressed Teddy Bear or Stuffed Animal

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section A receives $4.00

 

Section B – Junior Kindergarten (Year 1)

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Cut and paste a collage of toys onto a Mason Jar shaped paper
2. Make a snake or caterpillar from recycled materials – egg cartons, tissue rolls etc.
3. A necklace made from pasta or cereal, buttons or beads
4. Create a farm animal using a paper plate (suggestion – google “paper plate crafts” for ideas)

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section B receives $4.00

 

Section C – Senior Kindergarten (Year 2)

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Spell your name with seeds, any variety
2. Create a “jack-o-lantern” paper plate mask
3. Cut out pictures of healthy foods and glue them on a brown paper lunch bag
4. Draw a picture of what makes you happy. Include sentence: “________ makes me happy”

 

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section C receives $2.00

 

Section D – Grade 1

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Bugs in a jar – make “fingerprint” bugs on mason jar shaped paper
2. Draw and colour a picture of your family car or truck
3. Make a “sponge painted” flower.
4. Decorate a toilet paper or paper towel roll to be a Christmas cracker

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section D receives $4.00

 

Section E- Grade 2

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Create a butterfly using a coffee filter.
2. Print on lined paper 6 items you could put in a mason jar
3. A sponge painted Canada flag
4. A handmade birthday hat for yourself

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section E receives $4.00

 

Section F – Grade 3

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. A crayon or marker drawing of a car, van or truck
2. Draw and colour a picture of your favourite inflatable at the Arthur Fall Fair
3. Print or write, on lined paper, the names of 8 varieties of trees
4. Make a fireworks picture

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section F receives $4.00

 

St John’s Catholic School Council Writing Special

From Kindergarten to Grade 3

“I like to put ____ in a mason jar because ____”
Must have picture and sentence(s) to complete the phrase and be hand written.
Please put grade and age in top corner of tag.
Each grade has own prize money: 1st - $5, 2nd -$4, 3rd -$3

 

Section G – Grade 4

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. A leaf rubbing.
2. Make a “pop-up” birthday card for your mother or grandmother
3. Design a placemat showing the fair theme: “Mason Jars and Vintage Cars”
4. Cursive writing – on lined paper, list the provinces, territories and capital cities of Canada.
5. Make a door knob hanger incorporating fair theme “Mason Jars and Vintage Cars”

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section G receives $4.00

Section H – Grade 5

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Draw and decorate a rubber boot
2. Make a sun catcher using tissue paper or crayon shavings pressed between 2 layers of waxed paper
3. Create a homemade birthday card for your father or grandfather
4. Cursive writing- on lined paper, list 10 Prime Ministers of Canada
5. Make a friendly ‘wanted’ poster of your favourite animal

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section H receives $4.00

 

Section I – Grade 6

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. A school/homeschool history project.
2. A pencil sketch of a running shoe.
3. Cursive writing – on lined paper, list 8 crops grown by Canadian Farmers
4. Cut a magazine picture in half and draw the other half
5. Design a pennant depicting this year’s fair theme “Mason Jars and Vintage Cars”

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section I receives $4.00

 

Section J – Grade 7 and 8

Prizes $4.00; $3.00; $2.00

1. Draw, colour and label 4 Canadian symbols
2. Cursive writing – list 10 major events in Canadian History
3. Make something using duct tape – ex. Wallet, flower, cell phone holder etc.
4. A Hand drawn bumper sticker about your favourite music artist/group
5. Draw your dream vehicle of the future. Label unique features
6. Inukshuk, made of stones, no higher than 20 cm. (using heavy duty glue)

 

Alma Women’s Institute Special

Exhibitor with the most points in Section J receives $4.00

 

Helen Douglas Memorial Writing Special – Sponsored by Mary Slater

From Grade 4 to Grade 8

Creative Writing topic: “I travel in Canada in my vintage truck. This is my story about my trip to Nova Scota…”
Essay to be 50- 100 words
Entry to be completed in either cursive handwriting or typed using a word document on a computer
Please put grade and age in top corner of tag.
Each grade has own prize money: 1st - $5, 2nd -$4, 3rd -$3