National Geographic Bee 

Click here to register for 2018-19

 

What is GeoBee?     

The National GeoBee is an annual competition across the United States. The participants from each school compete at the school and the winner of each school gets the chance to test for the State competition.  The State winner has a chance to compete at national level and win college scholarships and the glory of being the national GeoBee Champion.  

 

Who are eligible for GeoBee? How do I register?

GeoBee is for students in Grade 4 and 5 only.  This competition is funded by Enatai PTSA and is free for all eligible students.

You can register online (click link below) or email to passportclub@enataiptsa.org with your children’s names, grades, and the names of their teachers.

Registration for 2018-19 

All students who participate in the GeoBee school competition will receive credit towards Academic Adventure.  Geo Bee is part of the Geographic Enrichment Program.

 

How can you help your child study at home?

1. Use study material provided by the program.  The study material will be available from October.  

2. Use study corner from National Geographic web page

3. Use National Geographic atlases and GeoBee study books from libraries or Amazon (for example "How to Ace the National Geographic Bee: Official study guide" )

4. Take the online GeoBee Quiz.

5. Download the GeoBee Challenge App.

6. Play a Kahoot!

7. Try the Amazon Alexa skill called National Geographic Geo Quiz for six new questions each day or try Google Home action called National Geographic Bee.

 

What are the details of the GeoBee competition? 

The competition is held through oral competition, written competition, and a final oral competition among all participants at school in mid January 2019.  The winner of school competition will complete online test for State Qualifiers.  The top 100 school winners from the state qualifier test in each state will compete for State Championship in March and the State Champion will go to Washington DC for the National title and college scholarship in May.  

 

Questions or more information, please email passportclub@enataiptsa.org