Year 6 students to compete in Quest for Knowledge

More than 1,000 questions have been written for the Townsville Catholic Education ‘Quest for Knowledge’ competition which will be held on Tuesday 23 May at Holy Spirit Catholic School, Cranbrook.

The competition emerged as a Gifted and Talented Diocesan Project which has been supported by principals as an opportunity to promote their schools and academic success.

Quest for Knowledge  is an “It’s Academic” style competition where teams of Year 6 students from the Diocese of Townsville compete using a ‘first-in’ buzzer method answering a series of questions which cover literacy, numeracy, general knowledge (incorporating areas such as science, history, religion/scripture and tradition, Indigenous studies and current affairs).

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