2016 has been Indooroopilly State High School’s first time competing in the International Kids’ Lit Quiz competition. We had two teams of 4 compete at the Ipswich Heat on Thursday 10 March along side 35 Teams from other schools.
Team 1 – Lily, Kaitlyn, Alex, Sam – 1st Scored 80
Team 2 – Midge, Euan, Emilie, Holly – 11th Scored 55
There were 10 Categories with a total possible score of 100 Points + 10 as a possible Double Points for one of the categories which were –Accidents, Anthropomorphic Animals, Cattle, Cities, Death, Myths, Owls, Power, Princes and Princesses & Superheroes. Students pictured holding novels they won when their team was the top scorer in the category.
Team 1 will now be progressing to the Australian Final on Saturday 19 March Darling Harbour, Sydney.
The students are eagerly anticipating attending the Australian Final and will be accompanied by Mrs Mirva Harrison (Teacher Librarian) and Mr Tim Kelly (Head of Department, English). Congratulations to all who competed!