UIL Academics at Memorial
UIL Academics offers students the chance to participate in both testing and speaking events.
Do you like being the center of attention?
Try Speaking Events:
* Poetry Interpretation (reading a poem aloud with expression)
* Prose Interpretation (reading a short story aloud with expression)
* Duet Acting (acting a 6-10-minute skit with a partner)
* Solo Acting (acting alone in a 4-8-minute skit)
* Spanish Poetry (reading a Spanish poem aloud with expression)
* Impromptu Speaking (talking about a selected topic)
* Modern Oratory (writing and presenting an argument for or against something)
Do you enjoy subjects like math, science, history, writing?
* Social Studies * Science * Number Sense * Math * Spelling
* Calculator Applications (Use a calculator to solve problems)
* Listening Skills (Listen/take notes and answer questions)
* Dictionary Skills (Look up definitions with speed and accuracy)
* Maps, Charts, and Graphs (Find information quickly from graphics)