The CSI Project went back to school with a bang this week!  Readers, you’ve earned an A+ for these fantastic projects.  We were once again amazed and delighted by your creativity as you took on the challenge to show us your best back to school ideas.  Teacher gifts, first day traditions, organization tips, and more were the star students of the day.  We’re excited to feature our favorites!

Our guest judge for the Back to School Ideas Challenge was Cindy Hopper of Skip to My Lou.

from Skip to My Lou!

Let’s find out who won this challenge….

#100 Back to School Centerpiece from La-Dee-Da Creations

#85 Times Tables Memory Game Packets from Creating My Way to Success

#69 Back to School Dry Erase Chores Chart from The 36th Avenue

#14 Homework Supplies Station from That’s My Letter

#10 A Bucket Organizer Idea for Teachers from Crafty Scrappy Happy

#27 Back to School Breakfast from Dukes & Duchesses

#1 Ayden Pie’s Desk from Tres Chere

#8 Organizing Lunches from Organizing Made Fun

#13 Smooth Year Lotions from I Craft My Pants

#51 ABC Back to School Countdown Activities from Family Ever After

#82 Back to School Monogram Wreath from Did Someone Say Party?

The CSI Girls chose their favorite projects, too.

#99 Back to School for Baby from La-Dee-Da Crations

#86 Homework Supplies Organization from Our Fifth House

Congratulations, winners!  You may get your winners’ buttons HERE.

The winner of this week’s sponsored giveaway gets a $25 gift coupon to Shelstring Jewelry Boutique.

And the giveaway winner, randomly drawn, is

Comment #6

Congratulations, Cathy!  We know you’ll love your new jewelry!

We’d like to offer our thanks to Cindy from Skip to My Lou and Shelstring Jewelry Boutique for their support of The CSI Project and our Back to School Ideas Challenge.  We’re so glad you would join us, this week!

And thanks to all of our readers who inspire us and share their creativity with us on a weekly basis.  We have so much fun viewing your projects and discovering your blogs! Now, it’s time to get ready for next week’s challenge:

Images: A Trip to *Holland