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Elementary School Academic Day

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Elementary Academic Day

(Region Only)

4 Events-1 Day: Quiz Bowl, Spelling Bee, Math Bee, Science Fair

ES Academic Day Manual
PPT: ES Academic Day Mini-Clinic

Morning: 9-12ish

Quiz Bowl (Team event for students in grades 3-5)

  • Round Robin (each team plays each team in the region minimum 3 rounds)
  • Rounds are 12 questions with 2 bonus questions
  • Allow 30 minutes per round
  • Awards are given after the last round of Quiz Bowl

Science Fair

  • Set up and start interviews(some students may be involved in other events so interviews will be adjusted as needed)
  • Awards are given at the end of the day


Spelling Bee (1st & 2nd)

  • 1st grade will start followed by 2nd grade
  • Awards are given after each Bee

Lunch Break (time will be determined by the Host School)

Afternoon: 12ish-3 (Note: Math Bee & Spelling Bee will run concurrently in the afternoon)

Elementary Math Bee:

  • Individual and team event for grades 3-5
  • A school may send 4 students from each grade 3rd, 4th, & 5th
  • Students will take 2 grade-appropriate tests, each allowing 30 minutes per test with a short break between each test. 
  • Round 1 will be individual tests and Round 2 will be a team test.
  • Medals are given to the highest scorer per grade and a trophy will be given to the highest scoring team from the total of rounds 1 & 2. 


Elementary Spelling Bee:

  • Individual event for grades 1-5 (Grades 1 & 2 go in the morning)
  • A school may send 2 students from each grade 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, & 5th
  • An oral spelling bee using grade-appropriate words and the rules listed in this manual under Spelling Bee.

Note: GAPPS will use this list for the first 2 rounds, then reserves the right to go off-list (will start off list words at the beginning of a round)

  • Medals awarded to the top two placing students in each grade after each grade
    competes

Please go to the individual event pages for the complete Rules and Resources.

Quiz Bowl Resources:

 
Math Resources:
 

 

 

 

 

Feb. 8-Heritage Christian (Brunswick)

Feb. 11-Grace Fellowship (Greensboro)

Feb. 18- The King's Academy (Woodstock)

Feb. 19-Mikado Baptist (Macon)

Feb. 23-Peachtree Academy (Covington)