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Primary – August 15

“He who fears being conquered is certain of defeat.” –Napoleon Bonaparte, born on this date in 1769. Describe something you think you can’t do, and then how you would go about doing it.

Secondary – August 15

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor was born on this date in 1875. How do you think it feels to be great at something but to always be defined by something over which you have no control?

Primary – September 14

The first lighthouse in the American colonies entered service on this date in 1716 in Boston. Explain how you figure out what you need to avoid in your life.

Secondary – September 14

On this date in 1959, the Soviet spacecraft Luna 2 became the first object made on Earth to touch another celestial body when it crashed in Mare Imbrium on the moon. Describe what you would send to another planet on humanity’s first voyage there.

Primary – August 13

Welcome back from your summer holiday! On this date in 2014, Maryam Mirzakhani is the first woman to win the Fields Medal. Explain why mathematics are important in your life.

Secondary – August 13

Welcome back from your summer holiday! Construction of the Berlin Wall began in East Germany on this date in 1961. Describe your response if the army built a wall that completely separated two halves of your community.

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