Geography Bee 2017-18

The 2018 National Geographic
St. Louis Area 
Home Educators Geography Bee

WHO?   All 4th - 8th grade homeschoolers in the St. Louis area.

WHAT?  The 11th annual St. Louis Area Homeschool Geography Bee to qualify a winner for the MO State Bee. 

NOTE:  This is one of the two official National Geographic Homeschool Geography Bees in the area.  Also, if you are an Illinois participant and win the bee, please know that you will be representing the state of Missouri.

WHERE?  St. Andrew Catholic Church, 309 Hoffmeister, St. Louis, MO 63125  (Park in back!)

It is between Lemay Ferry and Broadway, just east of Hwy 55 and the Bayless exit.
https://goo.gl/maps/D9aumbNKtcr

WHEN?  Saturday, January 20, 2018   2:00 p.m.

WHY?  To test your knowledge of both US and World geography, and because it’s lots of fun!  Families are welcome to attend. 

HOW?  New this year—Just fill out the online registration form and use either PayPal or check to help pay for Geo Bee costs.  Also, your student may need to start studying geography to prepare for the bee. It IS a competition, and the contestant who has studied will be better prepared. For more information and Geobee Challenge practice questions, go to: 

http://nationalgeographic.org/bee/study

http://nationalgeographic.org/bee/study/quiz

http://geography.about.com/cs/geographybee/a/geobee.htm

Your library may have atlases and reference materials for you to borrow. Or, you may purchase study materials such as: The National Geographic Bee Official Study Guide and Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

COST?  $5.00 per participant   You can use Paypal when you register or send a check made out to SHARE to:

Cathy Mullins     3675 Montana    St. Louis, MO 63116 

REGISTRATION MUST BE RECEIVED BY JANUARY 17th                            

* We’ll have refreshments after the bee. Please bring a sweet, salty or healthy snackWe’ll provide drinks!

 Got questions?   Contact Cathy Mullins at 314.769.7965  or Ekcjmullins@gmail.com with questions.

SIGN UP IS ON THE SHARE CALENDAR FOR JANUARY 20, 2018......