Brain Bowl

Lauri Hamill and Chelsea Carstensen, Sponsors

lhamill[at]lps.k12.co[dot]us
303-734-6338 (Hamill Voicemail)

ccarstensen[at]lps.k12.co[dot]us
303-734-6355 (Carstensen Voicemail)

Brain Bowl Club practices regularly in preparation for a regional and statewide academic competition open to sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students in Colorado. Students form teams and work collaboratively to solve problems and answer factual questions in a variety of subject areas.

 

Meetings: (on Tuesdays this year)

Attendance  Form

  • Oct 23, 30
  • Nov 6, 13, 27
  • Dec 4, 11, 18
  • Jan 8
  • Regional Tournament is SATURDAY, January 12, all day
  • STATE Tournament is SATURDAY, February 23, all day*
    *Qualifying teams only - practices TBD during CORE+ times

Teams:

  • Teams are formed by grade level and strength areas.
  • Form after students have attended club regularly.
  • Commit to staying together through competitions.
  • Contain no more than six players.
  • Each team needs a parent leader, to coordinate other parents for transportation, team t-shirts, and snacks for the tournaments.

Participant and Parent Letter

Brain Bowl Study Links:

Knowledge Master Scholar

Study Stacks (Quiz bowl-like Flash Cards)

Quiz Bowl Databases of Questions

Brain Quest Flipbooks

Quiz Bowl DB

Multiple Choice Practice Questions

Short Answer Questions

T-shirts?  (Feel free to design your own or order from Brain Bowl website)
  • Allow plenty of time for creating and design. (or delivery if you order)