SATURDAY MARCH 13, 2021
The SeaPerch challenge is organized every year in Cayman, and sponsored by Dart Minds Inspired. SeaPerch’s underwater robotics competition is held in many places around the world. Students who are homeschooled are welcome to enter this event if they meet the age requirements, form a team, and have been working with the Minds Inspired program to prepare for the challenge from early in the school year. Find out more information at their website.
WEDNESDAY MARCH 24, 2021
Sponsored by Dart Minds Inspired, this year’s interschool chess tournament will have significant cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place. A round robin tournament will determine the winners in Primary Middle School and High School categories. The 1st Annual chess tournament had over 100 students attend. Register using this link.
SATURDAY APRIL 24, 2021
The Dr. Bill Hrudey Science Fair is a fantastic event held each April. Students will present their finished experiments to a panel of judges, and display their projects to the public. Emphasis is placed on correctly following all steps of the scientific method. Categories are Life Science, Earth Science, Physics and Chemistry, and Food and Health. Find out more about this opportunity at their website.
THURSDAY MAY 27 – SATURDAY MAY 29, 2021
“The premiere event for homeschool families”, Florida Parent Educators Association hosts the biggest homeschool conference in the nation every year in Orlando. Workshops, family events, children’s programs, and a HUGE vendor fair provide support and information to anyone who is currently homeschooling or planning to homeschool in the future. Next year’s convention is scheduled for the American long weekend in May. Click here for more information.