Odyssey of the Mind

Calling all students who like to have fun while problem solving!!

Odyssey of the Mind is a national program where students combine problem solving and theater with a creative twist.  Through writing of original scripts, creation of technical elements, costumes, and props, teams of students (as many as 7 per team) work together to produce incredible solutions to creative problems while thinking beyond the box!  Odyssey of the Mind supports Common Core standards.

 

Details:

  • Program is open to 2nd – 6th graders.  Applicants must submit a written application and be approved by their teachers.

  • Students must commit to attending weekly meetings with their coach/team.

  • Parents must be willing to help when needed, support Coach.

  • All teams must have a parent coach.

  • Regional tournament is in early March.

 

** Parent Info Meeting on September 9th, at 8:15am in the Auditorium. Coastal Region Director, Beth Weissman, will be there to answer questions!

 

Questions?  Please contact Jenny Salem or Cherie Frazier.

 

Odyssey of the Mind 2016

Odyssey of the Mind is an international program where students combine problem

solving and theater with a creative twist. Through writing of original scripts, creation

of technical elements, costumes, and props, teams of students (as many as 7 per team)

work together to produce incredible solutions to creative problems while thinking

beyond the box! Odyssey of the Mind supports Common Core standards.

Details:

  • There are three divisions at ECC : grades K-2, 3-5 and 6-8.

  • Applicants must: submit a written application and be approved by their teachers.

  • Students must commit to attending weekly meetings with their coach/team.

  • Parents must be willing to help when needed, support Coach.

  • All teams must have a parent coach.

  •  Regional tournament is March 11. State tournament is March 25.

For more information please check out the following websites:

http://www.odysseyofthemind.com NATIONAL LEVEL

http://www.calomer.org/ STATE LEVEL

http://www.coastalregionom.com/ OUR COASTAL SOCAL REGION

 

Please see Application and Parent Info sheet

 

This program’s success at ECC relies entirely on PARENT VOLUNTEERS COACHES

and ASSISTANT COACHES! If you are interested, please consider coaching this year!

Applications and parent info sheets are due to your child’s teacher or Kathy Urbanic,

through the the OOTM folder in copy room no later than Wed, Oct 5.

Questions? Please contact Kathy Urbanic

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