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National Geographic Back To School Giveaway: A Backpack Full Of Goodies!

6300502National Geographic Children’s Books recently published THE book every child ages 8-12 should have in their backpack this fall: The National Geographic Kids Almanac.

The National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010, published in June 2009 will grab readers’ attention with more than 500 stunning photographs and over 300 pages bursting with fast facts, true stories, fun activities and interesting articles on every subject under the sun (and beyond!)

Is your child still in “summer slumber”? No worries, the chapters on amazing animals, culture of the world, going green, history, science and nature are sure to awaken every kid’s mind!

With full-color design and an easy-to-read format, The National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010 delivers chapter after chapter of fun factoids including:

  • Your World 2010 — What’s hot and what’s ahead for 2010
  • Awesome Adventure — Modern-day adventurers, survival techniques and true stories of harrowing escapes
  • Amazing Animals — More than 75 pages devoted to animals, their habitats and what makes each one unique
  • Culture Connection — Food, currency, literature and lots more from around the world
  • Geography Rocks — Maps, travel and famous or unusual landmarks — like a sculpture in Joshua Tree, Calif., made entirely of toilets
  • Going Green — Eco-lingo, our threatened planet and steps we can take to help save it
  • History Happens — Mummies! Wars! American heroes! Secret spies! The people, places, governments and events that make us who we are today.
  • Wonders of Nature — From the highest mountains to the depths of the ocean floor — and everything in between.
  • Super Science — Space, health and the human body, our future world and cool inventions

About National Geographic Society:
The National Geographic Society is one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations. Founded in 1888 to “increase and diffuse geographic knowledge,” the Society works to inspire people to care about the planet. It reaches more than 360 million people worldwide each month through its official journal, National Geographic, and other magazines; National Geographic Channel; television documentaries; music; radio; films; books; DVDs; maps; exhibitions; live events; school publishing programs; interactive media; and merchandise. National Geographic has funded more than 9,000 scientific research, conservation and exploration projects and supports an education program combating geographic illiteracy. For more information, visit

The Giveaway


Carol says:

I learned about the upcoming wolf hunt, how sad.

U.S. Wolf Hunts May Kill Hundreds — Spurs Demand, IreJohn Roach
for National Geographic News

August 24, 2009
Starting today, hunters can walk into any license vendor in Idaho and buy a tag to kill a gray wolf.

1 lucky winner will win an awesome Back To School  giveaway from National Geographic, a backpack full of goodies including:

  • A copy of the National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010, water bottle, erasers, pens, pencils, a calculator, two pocket folders, spiral notebooks, colored pencils, markers, 3×5 index cards, loose leaf paper, scissors, highlighter, glue sticks, protractor and a ruler.

To Enter:

1. You must! Visit National Geographic Society and browse around the site. Leave a comment below telling us 1 thing you learned while browsing.

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  • U.S. residents only
  • Contest ends 8/29 – winner will be announced 8/30
  • Comments not adhering to the rules will be deleted
  • Good Luck!



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