GCISD Destination Imagination teams advance to Global Finals
TOP - GHS DI Team
ABOVE - Bear Creek DI Team
The GHS team of “And Then There Were Four” earned a 5th place spot in the Texas Affiliate Tournament. Team members include Margaret Wirick, Andy Wilding, Amy Gary and Cassidy Johnson, along with Team Manager Stacy Wirick. Their challenge - Get A Clue.
The Bear Creek “The Mindbenders” earned a 5th place tie in the Texas Affiliate Tournament. Team members include Paul Bilgere, Charley Roennau, Ava Fisher, Ben Ding, Ryan Bally and Nancy Laison, along with Team Manager Mark Bilgere. Their challenge was also Get A Clue, which is the Fine Arts challenge. For this challenge, students needed to:
- Present a mystery story set on Earth in a team-chosen time period before 1990.
- Discover, live on stage, which of the three suspect characters is responsible for the mystery.
- Include a TechniClue that helps solve the mystery.
- Present in the style of traverse staging.
- Create and present two Team Choice Elements that show off the team’s interests, skills, areas of strength, and talents.
Seven GCISD teams participated in the Affiliate Tournament gave outstanding performances in Anna, Texas.
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