Welcome to TOM South Australia




Photographic images kindly given to TOM from Belinda Banks, Lyndee Leach, Lisa Firth, Aliesha Epps and Debbie Taylor.




Important Dates 2017

Thanks SA - what a great day!

Tournament Day, Sunday September 10th at Flinders University.

And didn't we have a ball.
It was fabulous to see so many happy smiling faces all day, the creativity, the overcoming challenges and the team work.
But, you're here to see who the winners were....so

SOCIAL SCIENCES: Primary

Winner: Colonel Light 1

Honours: Stirling East 2, Flagstaff Hill 1, Flagstaff Hill 2, Loreto 2

SOCIAL SCIENCES: Secondary

Winner: Walford 2

Honours: Cabra DC 2

LANGUAGE LITERATURE: Primary

Winner: Loreto 1

Honours: Henley Beach 2, Henley Beach 3, St Johns 2, St Thomas 3

LANGUAGE LITERATURE: Secondary

Winner: Walford 1

Honours: Pulteney 2, Golden Grove 3

ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS: Primary

Winner: St Aloysius 1

Honours: Pulteney 3, St Johns 1, St Andrews 2, Stirling East 1

ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS: Secondary

Winner: Pulteney 1

SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY: Primary

Winner: Henley Beach 6

SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY: Secondary

Winner: St Peters 1


To see more about the day or to share your thoughts or photos, please head to:

https://www.facebook.com/tournamentofmindsSA/


APF - competiton day - 28th October, Flinders University, Adelaide.


Support materials: Facilitator Handbook, past challenges (available on usb) and 'TOM in a Box' - a great introduction for new schools and younger grades.


CONTACT US

Debbie Taylor
SA state Coodirector


Neil Wuttke
SA APF Codirector

For all your SA APF enquiries.
Sherry Randhawa
SA Treasurer

Invoice and billing enquiries.
Anne Frankel
SA Judging

New judges always welcome.
Shaun Barber
SA Merchandise

For ordering badges and training resources.
Chris Mc
SA Media

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Student benefits from involvement in Tournament of Minds include:



  • Gaining confidence to speak in front of others
  • Being willing to speak up and share their ideas
  • Understanding the value of the ideas of others
  • Being able to take credit for creative ideas
  • Being able to work under pressure
  • Being able to give and evaluate ideas




Join our Facebook group for SA facilitators


And remember to look for and like Tournament of Minds SA - we're building a facebook page with general information for students, families and those new to TOM


Tournament of Minds - SA is run by a voluntary committtee and we thank Flinders University for their generosity and sponsorship in helping us to host this fabulous event. If you are interested in helping to sponsor us, we would be very interested in talking with you. New committee members are always welcome too.