All 3rd-8th grade students are welcome and encouraged to participate!

Dear Third through Eighth Grade Students,

It’s time to start thinking about the National Mythology Exam. All Beaubien students in grades 3-8 may take these national tests which will be given here at Beaubien during the school day on Monday, February 23, 2015.

Nat’l Mythology Exam

  • Gr. 3-4 Must take basic 30 question multiple choice exam on Greek and Roman mythology and MAY answer questions in other sections.
  • Gr. 5 Must take basic 30-item exam PLUS 10 questions on the Theseus theme AND MAY choose to take other 10-item exam sections.
  • Gr. 6-8 Must take basic 30 question exam PLUS 10 questions in Theseus section and AT LEAST ONE 10-item exam from literary subtest of your choice (Iliad, Odyssey, Aeneid, African, Native American, or Norse myths)

You have time to go to the website, Excellence Through Classics, to check out the syllabus (list of what’s on the exam) and practice with some old tests. The fee for the exam is $5 no matter how many sections you choose to take.

If you decide you want to take this exam, get an application from Ms. Sebesta. The applications and cash fees are due to Ms. Sebesta by Friday, December 12, 2014. NO EXCEPTIONS.