Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Scavenger Hunt worksheet

This is graciously shared by Kit Rodgers of Winnacunnet Hgh School:

Poetry Scavenger Hunt
Find a poem that…
                                                            Poem Title                                         Name of Poet
is argumentative
is twenty lines long
is playful
is in iambic pentameter
doesn’t rhyme
describes a person
has more than 4 stanzas
has fewer than 4 stanzas
is whimsical
is dark
is humorous
is by an American poet
is by a British poet
is by an African-American poet
is by a female poet
is by a Native-American poet
is about war
is about death
is reminiscing
is romantic
My first choice poem:
My second choice poem:
Please print out your first and second choice poems, staple them to this sheet, write your name on it, and give the whole packet to Ms. Smith.

Monday, November 26, 2012

Semifinal Groupings- first draft

We've been working on the divisions- always a bit of a puzzle to even out the numbers of competitors and the locations... The goal is to keep schools' drive times to 1 hour or less (except Groveton). Determining snow date plans is in the works. 
SNHU (sends 3 finalists to state finals)  Tuesday, March 5, 7pm
Academy for Science & Design
Alvirne High School
Derryfield School
Goffstown High School
High Mowing School
Jesse Remington High School
Pembroke Academy
Souhegan High School
Timberlane Regional High School
Windham High School

PSU (sends 2 finalists to state finals) Thursday, March 7, 7pm

Groveton High School
Holderness School
Lebanon High School
LinWood Public School
Newfound Regional High School
Plymouth Regional High School
Woodsville High School

NEC (sends 3 finalists to state finals) Friday, March 8, 7pm
Bishop Brady High School
Bow High School
Concord High School
CONVAL High School
Hopkinton Middle High School
John Stark Regional High School
Kearsage High School
Keene Public Library
Parker Academy

UNH(sends 3 finalists to state finals)Monday, March 11, 7pm
Coe Brown Northwood Academy
Dover High School
Exeter High School
Kingswood Regional High School
Newmarket High School
Oyster River High School
Portsmouth High School
Spaulding High School
St Thomas Aquinas High school
Winnacunnet High School
State Finals: Friday, March 15, 7pm  will involve 11 competitors plus 2 calibrators
Snowdate: Monday March 18, 7pm