Thanks for registering for the event. Share your photos with the hashtag #yourmorningbasket
Replays will be posted within 24 hours of each event
Event access ends October 31.
Enter Our Poetry Contest
The Fall in Love with Morning Time poetry contest is being sponsored by The Daily Poem podcast. The Daily Poem is an easy way to fit more poetry into your Morning Time. Check it out.
- Choose a Fall-themed poem of at least 10 lines to memorize.
- Record a video of your child reciting the poem by heart.
- Post it on Instagram using the hashtags #yourmorningbasket and #dailypoemcontest to enter. Poems must be posted by October 31 to be eligible. Three winners will be chosen November 1 in three age groups: up through age 6, ages 7-9, and ages 10+.
- Winners will win a book from The Folio Society.
Win prizes from our wonderful sponsors.
- One complete set of Maestro Classic CDs.
- Four winners will get four-cd sets from Maestro Classics.
- A complete set of Green Ember audiobooks (six books in all!) from author S.D. Smith
- Autographed copy of The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place six-volume set by author Maryrose Wood.
- Two winners get sets of autographed Read Aloud Family and Teaching from Rest from author Sarah Mackenzie.
- Copy of Linguistic Development through Poetry Memorization by IEW.
- Copy of Timeline of Classics by IEW,
- One month free membership to ChalkPastel.com Artist Clubhouse.
- One month free membership to No Sweat Nature Study Live Membership from Our Journey Westward.
- Two winners get autographed Better Together from Pam Barnhill.
- Digital download complete set from Exploring Nature with Children.
- Two winners get Latin curriculum of their choice from Memoria Press.
- One winner gets a digital download of Trees from Nature Study Hacking.
- One winner gets a digital download of Stars and Skies from Nature Study Hacking.
- One winner gets Art Appreciation curriculum complete digital set from Masterpiece Society.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What time zone are the events listed in?
All times listed are in Central Daylight Time (GMT -5). You can use this conversion tool to figure out your local time zone.
How do we know how to prepare for sessions?
Some sessions require supplies or for you to read or listen to something prior to attending. You can find links to everything you need by clicking the + next to the session you desire to attend. Everything you need will be listed there.
How do I attend the live sessions?
To attend a live session open the + sign under the session you want to attend and then click the Zoom link at the schedule time to enter the webinar. You can also click on the link in the email. If you have not used Zoom you will be prompted to download the software. You will not be seen or heard during the session, but can use the chat box to communicate with presenters.
How long will I have access to the event?
The festival page will remain open until October 31. You have until then to watch the event replays and download goodies from our vendor booths. Contests will end October 14 and winners will be announced via email October 15.
What if I have a question not answered here?
We would love to help you out! Email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
How quickly will replays be posted?
Usually the same day, but never more than 24 hours after an event. The video replay link for an event will be posted on the event description in the schedule above and you can access it there.
There are so many sessions! What if we can’t watch everything?
It’s ok. Just as you would never try to do everything at a real offline festival you don’t have to online either. Choose the things that interest you most. You will have until October 31 to watch replays if you can’t catch an event live. Feel free to watch as many times as you like.
Who is eligible to win prizes?
Anyone may enter the giveaway. Only US residents are eligible to win shipped, physical prizes. Anyone is eligible to win digital prizes. Winners will be contacted via email October 15 and must claim their prize by October 22.