Knowledge Bowl is a series of interdisciplinary academic competitions designed for students in grades 7-12. During the competition, teams of students compete in written and oral rounds by answering questions related to all areas of learning typical of secondary educational programs. Questions test students' recall, problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Senior High Knowledge Bowl -
Students from grades 9-12 participate in Senior High Knowledge Bowl. Teams consisting of five members work cooperatively developing teamwork and joint decision making as students acquire knowledge and critical thinking skills in many areas.
2023 had 31 schools and 72 teams participating in weekly competitions, working their way to the Regional meet in hopes to move on to the State Knowledge Bowl competition at Cragun’s in Brainerd.
Junior High Knowledge Bowl -
Students from grades 7-9 participate in Junior High Knowledge Bowl. Teams consisting of five members participate in Knowledge Bowl introducing them to the challenge of interdisciplinary academic competitions. These meets take place at individual schools who volunteer to host the meets.
- 2023 had 17 schools with 36 teams participating.
2023 - 2024 Important Dates
- 2024 Sub-regional Competitions - Feb. 27 & 28, 2024, in Crookston and in Thief River Falls
- 2024 Regional Knowledge Bowl Competition - March 12, 2024, in Thief River Falls
- 2024 Knowledge Bowl State Competition - April 11 & 12, 2024 @ Craguns, Brainerd
2022-2023 Handbook & Posters
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