A little team competition provides great motivation and makes learning
fun! Here is a chance to show off all of that geography study covering both old
facts and new! The book includes the rules and questions for 6 Geography Bowl
contests. Each quiz has 50 toss-up questions and 50 bonus questions, including
answers and point values. The contestant who rings the bell first and answers a
toss-up question correctly has the opportunity to answer a bonus question! Geography
Bowl competition is included in the Homeschool
History and Geography 6 Curriculum/Lesson Plans, but the contests are fun
to use in other grades too. The parent needs a copy of the book to conduct the
quizzes, and participants need a copy to prepare for the competition. Gr. 5–8.
Quizzes are organized by topic so that teams can
focus their preparation. The 3 first-round quizzes focus on world geography,
divided into the topics of cities, people, and physical features (mountains,
deserts, water). The 2 playoff round quizzes cover “State” the Facts and Europe
and Asia. The championship round quizzes over world records, such as the
tallest, longest, largest, etc. How fun and profitable to learn these
Scoring is easy with both point values and a
copy of the score card provided. Also included are 16 tie-breaker questions.
Participants can monitor their preparation
progress. Each quiz is followed by spaces for recording their number of right
answers and wrong answers for 4 warm-ups. They will know they are learning!