SATURDAY - April 1, 2017
Calvert Hall is excited to be in our 13th year of our Academic Olympics Event for 7th graders. The day involves teams from different schools competing against each other. Each school is allowed to register up to three teams (three students per team). Last year we had a total of 30 teams competing. It's a great event, one not to be missed!
The day will consist of:
8:15 - 8:30 REGISTRATION
8:30 - 8:40 Opening Ceremonies
“Event Clues”: The events will not only include knowledge but will incorporate critical thinking skills along with strategy in order to obtain the highest possible score.
Event #1 - Technology - Instruction and handout provided
Event #2 - Writing - Handout w/ title & 3 paragraph structure provided
Event #3 - General Knowledge - Math/Geography/Current Events/Sports/Fine Arts
Event #4 - Teamwork - Spaghetti Tower + Mystery ??? Event
12:00 - 12:25 Lunch [Dining Hall]
12:30 - 1:00 Closing Ceremonies [Auditorium]Note:
Parents/Coaches are welcome to join us for the Opening Ceremonies, Event #4 @ 11:20am in the Main Gym, and Closing Ceremonies.