Odyssey of the Mind Information Meeting. OVERVIEW. Definition Benefits Participants Competition/Kinds of Problems Sequence Requirements Team Formation 2013-2014 Problems Important Dates Conclusions. WHAT IS OOTM?.
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
An international educational program/competition which provides creative problem solving opportunities for students, K-college
ANY student in grades Kindergarten through college
Division 1: K-5th grade
K- 2 does Primary Problem
Division 2: 6th through 8th grade
Division 3: 9th through 12th grade
Division 4: College students
Teams design, build and operate vehicles of various sizes and with various power sources
Teams make innovative contraptions and incorporate artistic elements into their solutions.
Teams write and perform skit based upon the classical -- from literature to architecture to art.
Teams design and build structures using only balsa wood and glue which are weight tested.
Teams present performances that revolve around a specific theme and incorporate required elements.
Hard work Open mind Positive attitude Encouragement
Creativity Punctuality Sense of humor Teamwork Respect
Funds Time Punctuality Planning
Method is School’s choice
NOTE: Recommend school coordinator not guarantee placement of any student on a team unless that student’s parent or guardian is a coach.
Cost limit: $125 USD.
PIECE OF STRING, 2 PENCILS, COFFEE FILTER, MEAT BASTER, 6 PAPER CLIPS,
2 MARBLES, PAPER CUP, PAPER PLATE, 12" SQUARE OF ALUMINUM FOIL,
24" PIECE OF YARN, RULER OR YARDSTICK, NAPKIN (PAPER OR CLOTH),
2 RUBBER BANDS, BUSINESS-SIZE ENVELOPE, 6 MARSHMALLOWS, SHEET OF
PAPER, 3 COTTON BALLS, PLASTIC SPOON, BALLOON, TENNIS BALL,
TOOTHBRUSH, COIN, PLASTIC BAG, HAT, SURGICAL MASK, CLOTHES PIN,