The IGKO (International General Knowledge Olympiad) is hosted by the Science Olympiad Foundation (SOF). The IGKO Olympiad is a competition for kids in grades 1 to 10, and its purpose is to stimulate students’ interest in current events and general knowledge. The IGKO Olympiad Syllabus is mandatory reading for students competing in the IGKO Olympiad.
The IGKO Exam Syllabus is separated into two levels: 1st to 4th grade and 5th to 10th grade. The course was divided into four sections: General Awareness, Current Affairs, Life Skills, and Achievers, and it also varies from 1st to 4th grade and from 5th to 10th grade. The IGKO Syllabus Class 5 increases a student’s understanding and interest in the subject and current events worldwide.
Class 1 to 10 IGKO Syllabus
The IGKO Syllabus is divided into four sections for each Class, from first to tenth.
|1st section||General Awareness||Topics based on important events around the world.|
|2nd section||Current Affairs||Contains questions from recent events.|
|3rd section||Life Skills||Topics is based on abilities for managing and living a better quality of life.|
|4th section||Achievers Section||Contains questions related to higher-order thinking skills.|
SOF IGKO Class 5 Syllabus
The IGKO Syllabus Class 5 is listed below.
|General Awareness||Science and Technology, Plants and Animals, Our Body and Health, India and the World, Environment and its Conservation, Entertainment, Sports, Language and Literature, Maths Fun.|
|Life Skills||Moral values, Flexibility, Teamwork, Time Management, Leadership, Emotional Intelligence and Decision Making.|
|Current Affairs||Research & Development, News, Updates of new happenings from around the world.|
|Achievers Section||Higher-Order Thinking Questions from the above-given Syllabus.|
The Marking Scheme of IGKO Class 5
Class 1 to 4 has a different marking scheme from Classes 5 to 10. The marking structure of IGKO Class 5 is tabulated below.
- Class: 5
- Total number of questions: 50
- Total marks: 60
- Time: 1-hour
|Section||Number of Questions||Marks/Questions||Total Marks|