Polk County Bar Association
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2024 Law Day General Information for Grades K-5

Subject specific information can be found below.

  • Coloring (K-2)

    • Only the coloring picture page included in these materials may be submitted and must be the exclusive work of the student. Crayons, markers, pens, pencils and/or paints are acceptable. Artwork may be done in school or at home
    • The judges will be looking for:
      • Use of Color (variety of color, shading and texture), and,
      • Neatness (staying within the lines and showing attention to detail).
    • Photo or a short video of the entry must be emailed lawday@pcbaonline.org for judging.
    • PCBA will make arrangements for pick up or drop off of winning submission.

Coloring Sheet - Vote     Coloring Sheet - Election Day

  • Posters (2-5)

    • Individual projects only
    • The entry may be any original illustration, done freehand and the exclusive work of the student. Crayons, markers, pens, pencils and/or paints are acceptable. Artwork may be done in school or at home.
    • The poster must be illustrated on an 8x10 sheet of paper or larger and can include computer paper, construction paper and/or poster board.
    • The judges will be looking for:
    • Use of color (variety of color, shading, and texture), and,
    • Creativity (originality, use of imagination and artistic qualities).
    • Photo or a short video of the entry must be emailed lawday@pcbaonline.org for judging.
    • PCBA will make arrangements for pick up or drop off of winning submission.

 

  • Essay

    • Individual projects only
    • Essays should be 200-500 words and either typed or handwritten with standard formatting.
    • Entries must be emailed lawday@pcbaonline.org to be judged.

 

  • Visual Arts

    • Group projects allowed, but prize would be shared
    • Title and short description of how the entry relates to the theme.
    • Visual Arts may be submitted in the form of any original two or three-dimensional medium, including painting, sculpture, graphic design, and photography.
    • Photo or a short video of the entry must be emailed lawday@pcbaonline.org for judging.
    • PCBA will make arrangements for pick up or drop off of winning submission.

 

  • Technology

    • Group projects allowed, but prize would be shared
    • A title and short description of how the entry relates to the theme.
    • Student entries may be shorter than 5 minutes in length but should not be longer than 5 minutes.
    • Any video and audio entries must be submitted and playable on YouTube or Windows Media Player.  This also includes a platform to view any informational or game apps created.
    • Entries must be emailed (lawday@pcbaonline.org) to be judged.
 
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