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New After School Club for Gomm Elementary

On November 1, a new after school club will begin for 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students of Roy Gomm Elementary School. The Virtual World Tour Club will allow each member to plan their own around the world trip, identifying nine destinations that they will research each week and give a short presentation to the rest of the club. 95 more words

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Westford 8th Grader Finishes Second In National Geographic Bee

WASHINGTON (CBS) – A 14-year-old from Westford is this year’s runner-up in the National Geographic Bee.

Saketh Jonnalagadda, an eighth-grader at Stony Brook Middle School, finished second to 12-year-old Rishi Nair of Florida on Wednesday. 118 more words

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Mequon 7th grader finishes tied for 8th place in National Geographic Bee

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mequon 7th grader Thomas Wright finished in a tie for 8th place at the National Geographic Bee held in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, May 25th. 109 more words

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"More than just a map:" Local seventh grader to compete in National Geographic Bee

RIVER HILLS — Instead of a map or GPS device, one southeastern Wisconsin seventh grader says his family turns to him. Thomas Wright is headed to Washington, D.C. 323 more words

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The National Geographic Bee is going on next week, and Thomas Wright is representing WI

MILWAUKEE — The 28th annual National Geographic Bee is going on next week in Washington, D.C. Thomas Wright, a 7th grader at University School of Milwaukee will be representing Wisconsin. 183 more words

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Fischer is semifinalist in State Geography Bee

Seventh grade DAMS student Samuel Fischer, child of David and Erin Fischer, recently received notification that he is one of the semifinalists eligible to compete in the 2016 Wisconsin National Geographic State Bee, held on April 1 at the American Family Training Center. 289 more words

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Eighth Grader Paige Cromley, Wins Cooper Geography Bee

Each year, students in schools across the United States participate in the National Geographic Bee using materials prepared by the National Geographic Society. The annual Geography Bee is an academic competition that includes participants in grades five through eight who are posed questions on culture, economics, current events, politics and geography. 110 more words

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