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2007 "Space TiViTz" TOURNAMENT

"Space TiViTz" is an entertaining, educational game that sneaks in a healthy dose of learning while kids have a blast!  The board game, which is as easy as checkers and as strategic as chess, builds basic math and critical thinking skills.    To play online and for more information on TiViTz, visit www.tivitz.com.

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The Upper Peninsula TiViTz tournament was be held on Thursday May 3, 2007  at the Wood Gym of the MTU Student Development Complex. Armed with their math skills and problem solving abilities, over 260 students in grades 4 to 8 from Calumet Laurium and Keweenaw Elementary, South Range Elementary, C.J. Sullivan Elementary, Houghton Elementary, E.B. Holman and Jeffers High School participated.


Dr. Kathryn Clark, former Chief Scientist of Human Space Flight for NASA and Vice President at TiViTz, served as the Master of Ceremonies and presented the awards. 



The TiViTz Tournament was made possible with funding from the Michigan Space Grant Consortium. The tournament was sponsored by the Western UP Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education and the MTU Department of Educational Opportunity.

2007 Results PDF

4TH GRADE WINNERS
Tyson Kauppinen    CLK Elementary
Thomas Hallwachs    CLK Elementary
Darcy Kinnunen         CJ Sullivan Elementary
Brendan Longhini    CJ Sullivan Elementary
Sarah Beck        CLK Elementary

5TH GRADE WINNERS
Veronica Booth    CLK Elementary
Maggie Wahtola    CLK Elementary
Dana Spelich    CLK Elementary
Troy Kangas    CLK Elementary
Eric Mattila    CLK Elementary

6TH GRADE WINNERS
Troy Kinnunen    Stanton Twp. School
Austin Erva    Stanton Twp. School
Gabby Kyllonen    South Range Elem
Sarah DeForge    South Range Elem
Travis Wesa    South Range Elem

7th GRADE WINNERS
Griffin Hietala    Stanton Twp. School
Masha Pelto    Stanton Twp. School
Jacob Ross    Jeffers High School
Isaac Butkovich    Jeffers High School
Eddie Heinonen    Stanton Twp. School

8th GRADE WINNERS
Hannah Rundman    Jeffers High School
Justin Nicholas        Jeffers High School
Sherrie Loukus        Jeffers High School
Lori Petrilius        Jeffers High School
Brittany Puska        Jeffers High School

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Ms. Shawn Oppliger
Director of Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education
P.O. Box 270, 809 Hecla St.
Hancock MI 49930

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The Western U.P. Center is a partnership of Copper Country & Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School Districts and Michigan Technological University, serving 21 school districts and the communities in Houghton, Baraga, Gogebic, Ontonagon and Keweenaw Counties.

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