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2017-18 Humanities and Fine Arts focus period
Modern Art
1890 - 1945
Including, but not limited to:
Art ~ Frederic Remington, Gustav Klimt, Edvard Munch, Vassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Franz Marc, Andre Derain, Raoul Dufy, Constantin Brancusi, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque,  Umberto Boccioni, Robert Henri, George Bellows, Thomas Hart Benton, Grant Wood, John Steuart Curry, Edward Hopper, Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Dorothea Lange, Gutzon Borglum, Daniel Chester French, Georgia O’Keefe, Ansel Adams, Marc Chagall, Piet Mondrian, Alexander Calder, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Salvadore Dali, Rene Magritte, Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Norman Rockwell, Grandma Moses, M.C. Escher (Includes Expressionism, Bauhaus, Fauvism, Cubism, Futurism, Ashcan School, Regionalism, De Stijl, Dada, Surrealism, and Abstract Expressionism)
Literature ~ Harlem Renaissance, Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, Dr. Seuss, Henrik Ibsen, Ambrose Bierce, Thomas Hardy, Oscar Wilde, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Rudyard Kipling, H.G. Wells, Joseph Conrad, Anton Chekov, Bram Stoker, Henry James, Emile Zola, Kate Chopin, L. Frank Baum, Theodore Dreiser, Beatrix Potter, Jack London, W.E.B. Dubois, Upton Sinclair, E.M. Forster, Kenneth Grahame, Lucy Maud Montgomery, Edith Wharton, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Zane Grey, George Bernard Shaw, James Joyce, Franz Kafka, D.H. Lawrence, T.S. Eliot, F. Scott Fitzgerald, W. Somerset Maugham, Sinclair Lewis, Hermann Hesse, Kahlil Gibran, Virginia Wolfe, A.A. Milne, Ernest Hemingway, Thornton Wilder, William Faulkner, Erich Maria Remarque, Dashiell Hammett, Pearl Buck, Aldous Huxley, Gertrude Stein, Eugene O’Neill, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Margaret Mitchell, J.R.R. Tolkien, John Steinbeck, Agatha Christie, H.A. Rey, Carson McCullers, Richard Wright, Albert Camus, Ayn Rand, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry,
E.B. White, George Orwell
Music ~ Ragtime, Scott Joplin, Vaudeville, Tin Pan Alley, Irving Berlin, George M. Cohan, Cole Porter, Ziegfeld Follies, Jazz Age, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Benny Goodman, Glen Miller, Broadway, George and Ira Gershwin, Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein, Jerome Kern, Woodie Guthrie, John Phillip Sousa, Camille Saint-Saens, Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini, Igor Stravinsky, Antonin Dvorak, Edvard Grieg, Claude Debussy, Edward Elgar, Richard Strauss, Gustav Holst, Sergei Prokofiev, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Maurice Ravel, Aaron Copland, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Benjamin Britten
Dance ~ Anna Pavlova, Vaslav Nijinsky, Sergei Diaghilev, George Balanchine, Martha Graham, Isadora Duncan, Lindy Hop, Shimmy, Charleston, Swing, Jitterbug, Jive, Ann Miller,
Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire
Architecture ~Art Nouveau, Beaux Arts, Art Deco, Prairie School, Louis Sullivan, Frank Lloyd Wright, Walter Gropius, William Van Alen, Le Corbusier, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe,
Antoni Gaudí

Philosophy ~ Sigmund Freud, Friedrich Nietzsche, Carl Jung, John Maynard Keynes, John Dewey, Jean Piaget, Bertrand Russell, Albert Schweitzer, Erwin Schrödinger, George Santayana,  Mahatma Gandhi, C.S. Lewis, Leon Trotsky, Vladimir Lenin, Mao Zedong,
Sun Yat-sen    

 

 

 

Friday Night Testing Schedule

Friday night, April 6, 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.

On Saturday once the scheduled test has been distributed, any test offered at a later time will be available. Once the scheduled time has passed, the test is no longer available.

April 7 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

*Current Events items will come from the time span of May 2017 through March 30, 2018.

** 40% of the Humanities & Fine Arts test will be over the 2017-2018 Focus Period.

Mark your calendar for April 7, 2018

2017 TOC Final Ranking

Tournament of Champions

TOC Enrollment Form

T-Shirt Order Form

Mark your calendars for April 7, 2018!

The OAAC Tournament of Champions is at Redlands Community College on Saturday, April 7.  There are many events occurring in the spring. If your students have a scheduling conflict with April 7, Friday night testing is available. Testing begins at 3:00 on Friday afternoon, April 6. 

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 (2017-2018 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, Geometry or higher level math will take the Algebra I, Geometry or higher level math 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 available for pick-up one hour after the results have been posted. Approximate times are - Language Arts awards at 10:30, Social Studies at 11:30, Science at 12:30, Current Events at 1:30, Humanities & Fine Arts at 2:30, Mathematics, Algebra I, Geometry and Scholar at 3:30.

The first set of results will post around 10:15.

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 scholar test.

Students qualifying for the Tournament of Champions in at least 4 subject areas may also take the scholar test.

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 5, 2018

 

Knowledge is power.