Calling all teachers! The school year is in full swing, which means you are creating new lessons or tweaking some of your favorite projects for this year's students.

Show off all the excellent hands-on lessons and classroom projects you are doing with your students, and you could win a $1000 Amazon Gift Card. There is also a special Judges' Prize for the best project that uses Tinkercad!

In order to be eligible for this contest, share an Instructable that:
  • Documents a project or lesson related to an educational subject 
  • Notes the applicable subject(s) and grade level(s) in the introduction  
  • Includes a formal lesson plan OR a detailed description of the learning objectives and how you use the project in the classroom

The Teacher Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

20 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize Winner will receive:
  • $1000 Amazon Gift Card
  • Instructables Mug Prize Pack

Judges' Prize (1)

One Judges' Prize Winner will receive:
  • $250 Amazon Gift Card
  • Instructables Mug Prize Pack

First Prize (3)

Three First Prize Winners will receive:
  • $250 Amazon Gift Card
  • Instructables Mug Prize Pack

Second Prize (5)

Five Second Prize Winners will receive:
  • $100 Amazon Gift Card
  • Instructables Mug Prize Pack

Runner Up (10)

Ten Runner Up Prize Winners will receive:
  • Instructables Mug Prize Pack
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Sep 2, 2019 and Oct 28, 2019 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Teacher Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.