The 29th Annual Invention Convention hosted by Educational Service Unit #11 of Holdrege, and organized by Janelle Jack, Gifted Education Coordinator, was scheduled to be held Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Nebraska Prairie Museum in Holdrege. 128 inventors in Grades 3rd-8th were registered. Participating schools included: Alma, Cambridge, Franklin, Holdrege, and Minden. The schools made […]
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The ESU 11 Gifted Department has been implementing its website that was created over the summer. A popular activity has been creating a circle out of Pringles using math. This is possible because a Pringle is in the shape of a Hyperbolic Paraboloid. Math learning, creating, solving problems – that’s what we do in the […]
The ESU 11 Gifted Department hosted their first Future Problem Seminar for the 19-20 school year. 85 students attended from Axtell, Alma, Southern Valley, Elwood, Franklin, and Minden. This problem’s topic was international travel: virtual vs actual. They started off the day with Rachel Jack and Wade Gibson presenting to them on both types of […]
The Quiz Bowls were held in Holdrege on April 24, 2019.