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2016-17 Humanities and Fine Arts focus period

Mannerism & Baroque

1527-1750

In Music Baroque 1600-1750

Including, but not limited to:

Art ~ Jacopo da Pontormo, Tintoreto, El Greco, Giuseppe Arcimboldo, Peter Paul Rubens, Diego Velazquez, Gian Lorenzo Bernini,Annibale Carracci, Caravaggio, Anthony Van Dyke, Jacob Jordaens,Pierre Puget, Alonzo Cano, Diego Velazquez

Literature ~ This time period will include 17th & early 18th century literature. Authors will include John Locke, John Dryden, Isaac Newton, Ihara Saikaku, John Bunyan, John Milton, Moliere, Jean Racine, Thomas Hobbes,Galileo Galilei, Francis Bacon, William Shakespeare, Miguel de Cervantes, Lope de Vega, Christopher Marlowe, Jonathan Swift, Daniel Defoe, John Gay

Music ~ Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Claudio Monteverdi, Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Pachelbel, Alessandro & Domenico Scarlatti, Henry Purcell, Arcangelo Corelli

Dance ~ Belle Dans, Menuet, Passacaille, Hornpipe, Country Dance, Beauchamp-Feuillet notation

Architecture ~ Sir Christopher Wren, Nicola Salvi, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Jose Benito Churriguera, Sir John Vanbrugh, Bartolomeo Rastrelli, Jules Hardouin Mansart

Frederick Law Olmstead, Daniel Hudson Burnham, Louis Sullivan, William Pitt, William Walcot, Hector Guimard, William Morris

Philosophy ~ John Locke, Blaise Pascal, Baruch Spinoza, Rene Descartes, David Hume, George Berkeley, Gottfried Leibniz

 

 

Friday Night Testing Schedule

Friday night, March 31, schedule will mirror the Saturday schedule.

The Friday night schedule will mirror the Saturday schedule.

3:00 - 3:50 - Language Arts (9:00 Saturday test)*

4:00 - 4:50 - Social Studies (10:00 Saturday test)*

5:00 - 5:50 - Science (11:00 Saturday test)*

6:00 - 6:50 - Current Events (12:00 Saturday test)*

7:00 - 7:50 - Humanities & Fine Arts (1:00 Saturday test)*

8:00 - 8:50 - Mathematics (2:00 Saturday test)*

* On Friday night ONLY Once the scheduled test has been distributed, all tests offered in that room will be available.

 

April 1 Schedule

8:00

Packet & Information Pickup opens. If there are no changes in your submitted enrollment and you have approved it, neither you or your students need to be at the testing site until 30-45 minutes before their first scheduled test. If you want to come by and pick up your packet then leave and go have breakfast, you may do so. If you would like to pick up your packet on Friday night so may do so.

9:00-10:50

Language Arts

10:00-10:50

Social Studies

11:00-11:50

Science

12:00-12:50

Current Events *

1:00-1:50

Humanities & Fine Arts **

2:00 - 2:50

Mathematics

Awards distributed at the end of each testing hour.

3:15

Scholar Results Announced

 

Awards Presentation should start

*Current Events items will come from the time span of May 2016 through March 30, 2017.

** 40% of the Humanities & Fine Arts test will be over the 2016-2017 Focus Period.

Tournament of Champions

TOC Enrollment Form

T-Shirt Order Form

Mark your calendars for April 1, 2017!

The OAAC Tournament of Champions is at Redlands Community College on Saturday, April 1.  There are many events occurring in the spring. If your students have a scheduling conflict with April 1, have qualified to take two tests during the same hour or are testing as a TOC Scholar Friday night testing is available. Date/test conflict and TOC Scholar testing begins at 3:00 on Friday afternoon, March 31. 

To qualify for participation in the Tournament of Champions a student must:

1. Be in sixth, seventh or eighth grade.

2. Place first, second or third on a curricular or scholastic test ( see TOCQ) in language arts, humanities & fine arts, math, science, current events, reading or social studies (2016-2017 school year). If the qualifying tournament is still giving tests in English and reading - both the English 1-3 and reading 1-3 will qualify for the language arts test. If the qualifying event only offers grade level mathematics, students enrolled in Algebra I or Geometry will take the Algebra I or Geometry test instead of the grade level math test at the TOC.

3. The competition where the placing occurred should have including ten or more participating schools. There are some exceptions to this stipulation. If you have questions, contact gnbliss@carnegienet.net

4. Students placing first, second or third as individuals in MATHCOUNTS Regional and the top five individuals from the State MATHCOUNTS competition qualify to take the math test.  

5. Students qualifying for the state Geography Bee qualify to take the social studies test.

6. Students placing 1-3 at the state level OSSM mathematics competition qualify to take the mathematics test.

Results

First, second and third place in each subject and for each grade level will receive a trophy. All ties will be awarded the same placing. All participants will receive a certificate of achievement.

Awards will be presented as soon as the results for the last tests are tabulated. The presentation should begin between 2:15 and 2:30.

The first set of results will post around 12:30. All students will be listed in ranking order except for the top 3 places. Those students will be listed in alphabetical order at the bottom of the ranking list.

TOC Scholar

A TOC Scholar trophy will be given for each grade level, 6, 7 & 8. The TOC Scholar will be the student with the highest point total from the two scholar tests.

To be eligible to test the TOC Scholar award a student must qualify in 4 individual tests.

All students competing for the TOC Scholar award will take two 100 question tests.

All questions about the TOC should be directed to Gail Bliss 580-654-1852, The Tournament of Champions is the State Middle Level Curricular (scholastic) Championship.

 

 

Did you know that the OAAC also had a scholastic championship for High School?

The HSTOC is held at OSU/OKC on May 6, 2017