Congratulations to the DGH Junior Battle of the Books team which placed 1st out of 17 teams and will be continuing onto the board-wide competition on April 8th. One DGH parent told me how impressed she was that the students were able to provide correct answers after only 4 or 5 words of the question being read! You need a spectacular memory in order to do that!
The DGH team consisted of:
Thanks to Ms. Schmiegelow for organizing the event AND the team! Overall, the day was a success with 17 schools being represented at the competition. Excellent sportsmanship was shown by all and the day ran smoothly. Having a wide variety of activities for to participate in (from Battle of the Books to sports) is always a great thing!