of the district's most enthusiastic grade 4-7 math students participated in
a district-wide Mathlete preseason warm-up Friday evening, November 21, 2008.
This event included individual written contests for each grade level -- provided
by New England Math League www.mathleague.com. The objectives of this event
were to have fun solving challenging math problems, to encourage student interest
in more-challenging levels of mathematics and to celebrate math achievement.
Ten Scofield students participated in the event,
and took first and second place on both the 6th and 7th grade level.
First Place : Grade 6 Tyler Brandt -- Tanya Therrien,
Second Place: Grade 6 Casey Zhu -- Michelle Helms, math teacher
First Place: Grade 7 Jonathan Xu -- Kristen Sileo,
Second Place: Grade 7 Victor Dai -- Christof
Hanau, math teacher
Other Scofield Students who participated in the warm-up:
Ozzie Acuna -- Tanya Therrien, math teacher
Suraj Jagtiani -- Tanya Therrien, math teacher
Shikha Jaaswal -- Christoph Hanau, math teacher
Leah Rubin -- Christoph Hanau, math teacher
Charlie Ira, 7th grade, -- Christoph Hanau, math teacher
7th grade -- Kristen Sileo, math teacher.
Coach Susan Paley was joined bytwo
parent volunteers: Haiwen Ma, 6th grader Casey
mother, and Sophie Xu, 7th grader Jonathan Xu’s mother.