ILA’s Science Literacy Week activities are on the theme of mathematics, and will comprise two parts.
Part 1: Hands-on Mathematics Activity for Grades 4-9 learners! Fun Mathematics Activity kits will be provided to all registrants in preparation for the workshop so that students may follow along with ILA Mentors who will deliver the activity in-person and virtually via Microsoft Teams. Those attending virtually will receive a mailed kit once they register. This event is scheduled for Friday, September 23rd, 2022, 5:00pm-6:30pm ADT at the ILA Makerspace (1360 Barrington Street, Sexton Campus). Students may register in pairs (team of 2 players) or individually. Individual registrants will be assigned to a team. If attending the event virtually, the team must meet in-person in their respective location.
Part 2: ILA will hold an in-person / hybrid STEM Quiz Tournament (Theme: Mathematics) on Saturday, September 24th, 2022, 2:00pm-3:30pm ADT, at the Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building (Rm 1020). The STEM Quiz Competition will be open to students from Grades 6 – 12 of African heritage who register for the event. Students may register as a team of 5 players or individually. Individual registrants will be assigned to a team. Teams will be assigned a Coach if necessary.
ILA will use the Kahoot! platform to deliver the mathematics related questions (e.g., straight answer, multiple-choice, true or false, fill-in-the-blank). Student participants will log-in to Kahoot! to answer questions posed by the Quizmaster.
The registration deadline is September 16th, 2022 at 11:59pm.
Teams may be comprised as follows:
– five students (between Grades 6 – 9) OR
– two students (between Grades 10 – 12) and three students (Grades 6 – 9).
For answers to any questions, please contact ILA’s Project Engineer, Ms. Nikita Wambyakaley by phone (902-809-6558) or by email (email@example.com).