South African Society for History Teaching

Rika Odendaal-Kroon

Annual Online History Quiz

This year’s annual online history quiz for high school learners is scheduled for 25 August 2017. All schools are welcome to enter. This year’s topic is LOOKING BACK 100 YEARS – 1917. More detail is available on the links below. The closing date is 14 August.

Watch this space for more detail later!

Info on Quiz

Entry to quiz


Informasie vir vasvra

2015 Quiz


Our pilot History Quiz went very well last month – our thanks to Rika Odendaal-Kroon for all her hard work on this matter.  Here are some photographs of the winners of the Quiz!  Our thanks to all participants.

From left to right on the photographs:

Ms Julie Sibiya (history teacher); Rika Odendaal-Kroon (organiser)   Jimmy Yuan (second place) Samith Kalyan (first place) and Quinton Govender (history teacher)

The other photograph includes Rika Odendaal-Kroon, Mpumulelo Ngele (third place) and Mrs Amanda de la Rey, principal of Rand Girls’ School.

History Quiz 1 and 2

History Quiz 3

 We hope to have an even bigger and better Quiz next year… maybe even an “Olympiad”….?