Some friendly-competition goes a great distance in making seemingly-mundane work extra thrilling.
That is the considering behind an annual Olympics-style-event placed on by Easton Space Excessive Faculty. Thursday was the annual Studying Olympics at Easton Space Excessive Faculty.
Highschool college students from throughout the Valley answered trivia questions on books.
Here is the way it works: College students have a listing of 25-books to learn earlier than the competitors. The checklist adjustments yearly.
Then, when it comes time to compete, college students from taking part colleges head to Easton Space Excessive-school. There they face-off in opposition to each-other in a three-round format.
The varsity with essentially the most factors on the finish of these three rounds wins.
“I am tremendous excited for them,” mentioned Nicole Capuano, Whitehall Excessive Faculty Ebook Membership Advisor. “They take a break from social media”
“Simply actually pleased we acquired to return out right here compete, the chance to be concerned and meet up with different colleges,” she added.
There are trophies for the groups in first, second and third place. First place additionally will get an autographed ebook from the competitors’s checklist.
Center schoolers throughout the Lehigh Valley will compete in the same Studying Olympics occasion Might third, and elementary college students will face-off Might fifth.