The tournament guide calls for judging sessions of at least 10 minutes. (The presentation by the team can be no longer than 5 minutes.) The rest is Q & A interviewing. Prep the kids on all of the rubric topics and they will be ready for any length session with the judges. Darlene Pantaleo Judge Advisor Maggie Walker On Nov 2, 2008, at 6:36 PM, George Jones wrote: > To quote the coaches manual, p 64: > > "Usually, teams meet with judges regarding specific awards for a > designated time. The most common format is individual sessions > of ten to fifteen minutes each...check with your tournament > organizer > to find out what format they use". > > So, I'm checking. > > How long will judging sessions be @ Regional (Stafford in our case) ? > How long will they be @ State (maybe a bit presumptive) ? > > I'd like the boys to be able to present their work well. > Getting them ready for a 15 minute session is different > than getting them ready for a 5 minute session. > > Thanks, > ---George Jones, BotBrains (one more time) > ______________________________________________________________ > ______________________________________________________________ To > UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE YOUR SUBSCRIPTION, please visit https:// > listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave > the list". If you want to join the VADCFLL-ADMIN-L mailing list - > to which FLL administrative announcements will be distributed - > visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-admin-l.html and > select "Join or leave the list". ______________________________________________________________ To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE YOUR SETTINGS, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". If you want to join the VADCFLL-ADMIN-L mailing list - to which FLL administrative announcements will be distributed - visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-admin-l.html and select "Join or leave the list".