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학교 학생

​2022
BJU Press Korea
English Speech Contest

“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.” - Romans 12:2

BJU Press Korea hosts the 'English Speech Contest'. This competition is for students who are learning using textbooks from BJU Press written in a biblical worldview. Students present their learning through Christian textbooks and their futures transformed by a biblical worldview.

PURPOSE

It is to understand the meaning and importance of textbooks written in the biblical worldview.

It is to achieve a community alliance between schools and students using BJU Press textbooks.

It is to confess to God the vision of life established through the biblical worldview and declare it toward the world.

SCHEDULE

The preliminary round

Aug.1st  ~ Sep. 15th

Announcement of finalists

September 24

The Final

 

October 8 (Sat.) 11:00

  • The preliminary round is a UCC sharing method.

  • The final will be held at Kippeum Church in Umyeon-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul.

Participants and topics

Students using BJU Press textbooks: school, homeschooling, after school
​ (If you apply as an individual, proof of use of textbooks may be required.)

Lower Elementary

(Grades 1-3)

  • Why do I like BJU Books?

  • What did I learn from BJU Books (any subject book, chapter)?

Upper Elementary

(Grades 4-6)

  • What did I learn about God from using BJU Books (any subject book, chapter)?

  • How did BJU Books help me know more about the Bible?

Secondary

(Grades 7-12)

  • How did BJU Books help me develop a Biblical Worldview?

  • How did BJU Books help me understand the world from a Biblical perspective?

Awards

the Gold Prize  (total of 4)

1 lower elementary student, 1 upper elementary student, 1 middle school student , 1 high school student

the Silver Prize ​ (total of 4)

1 lower elementary student, 1 upper elementary student, 1 middle school student , 1 high school student

the Bronze Prize

(total of 8)

2 lower elementary students, 2 upper elementary students, 2 middle school students, 2 high school students

Group Award

1 Best Elementary School,  1 Best Secondary School 

  • ​Elementary, middle, and high schools are based on the Korean academic system.

  • ​The group award is based on the number of participants and student awards.

  • Trophies and certificates will be awarded to all winners.

  • The number of winners and details of benefits may change according to the circumstances.

  • The final will be released on BJU Press Korea's YouTube channel with personal information consent.

Evaluation items and points

Contents

40 points

Does the presentation follow the given topic well?
Does the presentation follow the rules of writing well?

expression and delivery

40 points

Does the presenter convey the contents of the manuscript well to the audience?

use of vocabulary

20 points

Does the presenter accurately use vocabulary appropriate for the learning stage?

  • This criterion applies equally to qualifying and finals.

​How to participate

1. Length of Video 

(Including self-introduction) 2 minutes for lower elementary grades, 3 minutes for upper elementary grades, 4 minutes for secondary school students

2. Upload Video to Youtube

Upload the video to your personal (or School) YouTube channel.

3. Deposit the participation fee 

30,000 won (Deposit account: Hana Bank 378-910012-46204 Seed Edu)

4. Fill out the participation application form 

  • You should take a video in landscape mode of the upper body with the front of your face.

  • Required tags : #BJUP #밥존스교과서 #BJUPressKorea #EnglishSpeechContest

  • Title and subtitles are not required in the video. (Not a deduction and additional points factor)

  • The presentation must begin within 2 seconds of the video, and the video must end within 2 seconds of the presentation.

  • At the beginning of the video, self-introduction including school, grade, and name should be included. Points are deducted if this content is omitted  

  • Please observe the presentation time. If it exceeds ±10 seconds, it will be a deduction factor. 

  • The qualification score will not be used for the finals.

  • The video must remain in public mode until the qualification results are announced. 

  • If you do not follow the principles presented, or if you do not respond to our contact, we will exclude you from the examination.

  • The manuscripts of the qualifying round and the final must be the same. Only modifications to the conjunction level are allowed.

  • You should memorize manuscripts in the preliminary and final rounds. In the preliminary round, it is determined by the on-screen gaze processing.  

  • If the participant fills out the application form and deposits the participation fee, we will inform you of the confirmation of participation by text message within two days.

How to inquire about the contest

If you have any questions about the competition, please use KakaoTalk or email.

KakaoTalk ID: bjupress_kr
Email: info@bjupress.co.kr (You can use the form below)

Inquiry Reception Form

Thanks for your inquiry!

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