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The 35th Montana Science Olympiad will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. As Montana's premier STEM competition for youth, this academic interscholastic competition promotes preparation, commitment and science literacy through individual and team events. Students in grades 6-12 participate in challenging competitions in biology, earth science, chemistry, physics, computers, technology & engineering with the opportunity to win prizes and a trip to the national competition.

MTSO 2019 kickoff


 

                                         2019 SUMMER EVENTS                                        Montana State University Campus

                    Math Summer Camp  August 19 - 22                  

MathCampIn this four-day summer camp, our campers solved hundreds of challenging math problems not taught in the school curriculum, worked on interesting math puzzles and games, and get prepared for math contests such as American Mathematics Contests 8 (AMC 8) and 10 (AMC 10).

                           Montana Science Summer Institute &                                STEM Summit August 6 - 8

STEM Summit

Second Annual Science Summer Institute connected Classrooms to Careers- Pre-K through 12 educators and administrators as well as out-of-school time professionals.

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MSU President Waded Cruzado was addressing the STEM summit participants. The summit was sponsored MSU Science Math Resource Center and Montana Afterschool Alliance.

Citizen Science and the Lewis & Clark Trail 


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The Citizen Science and the Lewis & Clark Trail workshop was held on June 28. If you would like information about the projects and resources discussed, please contact Suzi Taylor with the MSU Science Math Resource Center at taylor@montana.edu


 

 

AMC1012ABCongratulations 2019  AMC 10/12  Winners!

Science Math Resource Center announces the award to the following top scorers: 

AMC 10:

First Place $75

GUTHRIE, EDWARD D

Grade 8

Guthrie Academy

AMC 10:

Second Place $50

CHOU, AMBER

Grade 7

Sacajawea Middle School

AMC 12:

First Place $75

STOCK, KENNEDY A

Grade 11

Bozeman High School

AMC 12:

Second Place $50

DANENHAUER, ANNIKA N

Grade 12

Bozeman High School


AMC 8

Congratulations 2018  AMC 8  Winners!

Science Math Resource Center announces the award to the following top scorers: 

1

First Place $100:

Amber Chou

Grade 7

Sacajawea Middle School

2

Second Place $75:

Rachel Roberts

Grade 7

Chief Joseph Middle School

3

Third Place $50:

Owen Schultz ($25)

Grade 6

Chief Joseph Middle School

 

 

Reder Daughenbaugh ($25)

Grade 7

Sacajawea Middle School

4

Youth Prize $25:

Owen Schultz

Grade 6

Chief Joseph Middle School

 

In addition to these prizes, SMRC will award $25 one other top performer in 5th grade Ryan Loftsgaarden (Morning Star Elementary School) for the outstanding score at his age.

 


Montana Science Olympiad 2018-2019

MTSO 18

November 20, 2018

Junior high and high school students from across Montana competed in team events that tested their knowledge of various sciences, concepts and practices.

A total of 117 teams competed, including 60 Division B teams, which are made up of students in sixth through ninth grades, and 57 Division C teams, which are composed of students in grades nine through twelve.

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