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WorkshopWorkshopHAL: Extreme Math - Grades 6-8
DepartmentDepartmentESU#3 Professional Learning
Default ContactDefault ContactJennifer Kennedy
Default LocationEducational Service Unit #3
  • This HAL COMPETITION event is a morning of student math problem solving, collaboration, and logic questions.  Student teams of 4, 5, or 6 members will participate in a Sprint Round, Team Round, and a Problem Solving Round during the morning. 
    The spirit of the morning is collaboration and math achievement in an effort to recognize the importance of math problem solving. 
    •       Students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade are invited to participate.
    •       Each round is timed and student accomplishment will be recorded.
    •       Recognition will be provided for individuals in the Sprint Round and for teams in the Team Round.
    •       There is no school winner or leader at the end of the event.
    Schedule of the Day
    8:15-8:30 Registration/Check In
    8:30 Welcome and “Extreme” Problems Part I
    8:45-9:20 Sprint Round, Arabic Group
    8:45-9:20 “Extreme” Math PlayGround, Roman Group
    9:20-9:55 Switch Groups, Arabic and Roman
    9:55-10:15 Break and “Extreme” Problems Part II
    10:15-10:50 Team Round with “Leap Frog” Division and “Group Team” Division
    11:00 - 11:25 Buzzer Round
    11:25 - Ribbon Awards

    Schools must include how many teams of 4, 5, or 6 students.
    Schools must provide the names of the team members per team.
    There is no limit to how many teams a school district may bring.  
    Contact Adam Larson if you have enough teams to create your own day
    ESU #3 will supply calculators and pencils, Schools may choose to bring their own.  
    School permission slips and all school field trip requirements are in effect.
    One adult sponsor/teacher is required to attend with each school represented.
    The adult sponsor/teacher will be asked to be a participant in supervision and correcting student papers from the morning.
    Questions to

    Disclaimer: By registering for this event, I acknowledge that Educational Service Unit #3 may be taking pictures or videos, and my likeness (and the likeness of my students) may be shown online through the ESU #3 website and social media outlets.  A photo release statement for students will be sent to teachers prior to the event.

    **PLEASE NOTE: The registration fee for this workshop will be determined by the number of registrants and may be less than advertised.**  


AudienceAudience: HAL Educators