Mississippi Valley Gifted & Talented Network Vocabulary Showdown

Congratulations to the winning teams in the Mississippi Valley Gifted and Talented Network’s Regional Vocabulary Showdown.

The middle school team of Elijah Sorenson, Mason Dixon, and Quinn Wenthe won their division, and the elementary school team of Nathanael Sorenson, Myrabelle Pretasky, George Tengel, and Morgan Auman won their division.

The second team of elementary students – Robert Benrud, Aubryn Rotering, Oliver Remus, and Carson Gagnon – placed second overall.

Students qualified individually from their class and school rounds to form a school team which faced other schools in the MVGTN.  The regional competition had 10 round of five challenging words that students had to correctly identify the definition, antonym, synonym, analogy, or best match.