What is Science Olympiad?
Explorers Homeschool Academy's Elementary Science Olympiad (ESO) for Grades 3-5 prepares participants for the nationally-competitive Division B middle school team. It is also a wonderful supplement to any science curriculum. There are nearly 100 events in the tournament manual, but only 18-24 are chosen for a standard, day-long tournament. Children, are assigned events to prepare for, and compete against other teams for medals, ribbons and trophies. Our elementary team will each compete in 1-2 tournaments a year.
The elementary, middle school & high school teams meet Tuesdays during the school year at Bethel Temple Assembly of God in Hixson, TN.
Science Olympiad encourages:
team building concepts,
problem solving techniques,
test taking abilities, and a passion for discovery in