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BAD AXE DESTINATION IMAGINATION HAD THE HONOR OF SENDING TWO OF THEIR FIVE TEAMS TO STATE AFFILIATE FINALS AT CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY THIS PAST SATURDAY. THE IMPRO TEAM, THE FIGGLE HOPPERS, PLACED 4TH AND THE STRUCTURAL TEAM, TO-DO-LIST, PLACED 3RD!   
AFTER WINNING HONORS FOR CREATIVITY, TEAMWORK AND PROBLEM SOLVING IN LOCAL, STATE AND REGIONAL TOURNAMENTS, TO-DO-LIST HAS EARNED THE RIGHT TO TRAVEL TO DESTINATION IMAGINATION'S GLOBAL FINALS TO BE HELD MAY 21-24 IN KNOXVILLE, TN.
THIS TOURNAMENT WILL BE LIKE THE OLYMPICS FOR THE STUDENTS WITH PARTICIPANTS FROM 48 STATES AND 30 COUNTRIES.   THEY WILL COMPETE WITH OTHER TEAMS IN THE STRUCTURAL CHALLENGE, ONE OF SEVEN, OPEN-ENDED CHALLENGES THAT REQUIRE YOUNG PEOPLE TO APPLY SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH (STEM)
ATTENDING THE GLOBAL FINAL COMPETITION WILL BE A LIFE-CHANGING EXPERIENCE THAT WILL REQUIRE COMMUNITY SUPPORT TO HELP THEM GET THERE.   THEY NEED TO RAISE A LOT OF MONEY IN JUST 6 WEEKS.   COMMUNITY MEMBERS CAN HELP SUPPORT BY ATTENDING A PASTA DINNER ON APRIL 22 FROM 4PM – 7 PM AT THE PASTA HOUSE, KINDE, MI. THERE WILL ALSO BE A PIZZA DINNER AT MANCINO’S IN BAD AXE, MI – DATE PENDING. COMMUNITY MEMBERS AND BUSINESSES ARE ALSO WELCOME TO SEND A CONTRIBUTION TO THE BAD AXE SCHOOLS WITH DESTINATION IMAGINATION WRITTEN ON THE CHECK MEMO LINE.
TO-DO-LIST TEAM MEMBERS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING BAD AXE SCHOOLS STUDENTS: ALEX CASTLE (4TH GRADE), NICHOLAS CLARENT (4TH GRADE), TATE GORDON (3RD GRADE), MATTHEW KUBACKI (3RD GRADE), HAYDEN MILES (3RD GRADE) AND JONAH ORDUS (3RD GRADE).




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