Archive for October 2014

NoCo GT SHOWCASE SUMMIT

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10 Myths of Gifted Children

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Noetic Learning Math Contest

Dear Parents & Educators,

A big thank you to your overwhelming response to our invitation. We updated our FAQ to answers many of your questions:  http://www.noetic-learning.com/mathcontest/faq.jsp

You asked to see actual contest problems, so we compiled sample problems of 2013 fall contests.

Many of you also wonder how much work is involved in hosting the contest. The detailed procedures are documented here. As you can see, it is pretty simple to host the contest and we will guide you along the way.

Feel free to email us at any time if you have additional questions. Visit our facebook page for updates and additional sample problems.

Contest Dates:

  • Fall: November 13 – 26, 2014   Registration deadline: October 31, 2014
  • Spring April 2 – 16, 2015  Registration deadline: March 20, 2015
Details:

  • Students will solve 20 grade appropriate problems individually in 45 minutes time.
  • Students will be given paper and pencils during the contest. No calculators allowed.
  • The contest will be held at your school and will be administered and graded by the registered teachers.

Awards:

  • National Honor Roll medals for the top 10% of all participants in each grade.
  • Team Winner medals for the top scorer in each team.
  • Team Achievement Plaques for the top 10% of teams in each grade. 
  • Honorable Mention certificates for the top 50% of all participants in each grade.
  • Participation Certificates for all participants.
  • Name Recognition on our website for the top 50% of all participants in each grade.
Registration:


The Noetic Learning Math Contest Scores Big With Teachers!
  • Works specifically on math problem-solving skills.
  • Helps to increase standardized math test scores.
  • Sends a positive message: It’s COOL to be good at math!
What Teachers Are Saying:

“This experience is so good for my students. I love hearing them share various problem solving strategies as we’ve gone back over the test. Thank you for making the contest available!”
– Ms. Fieleke, Creekmoor Elementary, MO

“My students loved the contest. My students wanted me to give them more problems the next day.”
– Jennifer M., Cross Creek Elementary, GA

“Yes, I did enjoy the contest and so did each of the students on the team! The contest was simple to register for and had easy access to the materials needed to administer the test. The medals were amazing! I was so thrilled to hand these out as well. Thank you for putting together this great opportunity for students! ”
– Michelle C., Big Hollow School,IL

The registration closes on October 31. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity! Register your teams today at:   http://www.noetic-learning.com/mathcontest