(taken from the Western Carolina University webpage)
The purpose of Novel Inventions is to promote critical and creative thinking in a positive virtual environment that brings teams from several schools and classrooms together for friendly collaboration and competition.
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Beginning in the 2019-2020 academic year, Newton-Conover City schools will be participating in Novel Inventions through Western Carolina University.
Students will read 2 or more books of their choosing (or a from the list of recommended books) and complete 1 or more challenges, making sure to incorporate important themes from the books throughout the challenge(s).
Challenge(s) can be found by clicking here
NCHS team is coached by Alicia Rayfield.
NCMS team is coached by Julie Bowman.
Shuford team is coached by Mandy Cobb and Julie Coleman
North Newton team is coached by Kimberly Tevepaugh
South Newton team is coached by Amanda Coffey and Heather Reynolds.