Isiah Douglas (5th Grader). Isiah Douglas will appear on the Canadian version of the hit TV show, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?
One of Mississauga’s smart 5th graders has a tip for you on how to remember the five Great Lakes.
“You can remember (the great lakes) by spelling H.O.M.E.S.- Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie and Superior,” said Isiah Douglas.
The 10-year-old is one of seven 5th graders to star on five special episodes of the Canadian version of Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?, hosted by Colin Mochrie on Global TV this October.
Chosen by producers from more than 1,000 Grade 5 children in a national casting tour, Douglas and his “classmates” will help adult contestants willing to test their grade school knowledge for a shot at the $1 million dollar grand prize.
Douglas is excited about being a part of the show.
“I think it’s excellent and great experience and I’m so happy I made it because everyone is so nice,” said Douglas, who does his homework every day. “When I see people on TV, they look so happy, so I hope to have the same feeling.”
We are very proud and were ecstatic when Isiah’s mom called us with