Friday, April 11, 2014

Science Fair Winners

Three intermediate students in the Rainy River district have earns berths to a Canada-wide science fair.

Hanna LeDrew's project Catch of the Day was named Best in Fair at a regional event in Fort Frances last weekend.

Byron Stewart and Graham Anderson's project "A Smart Case" was second.

Hayden Geary's look at Solar Heaters was best in Best in Fair in the junior division.

Here is a list of all winners

Junior Division
Experiment/Study Category

1st Kathryn Fischer and Zakary Kellar – Handwashing 101   
2nd Corbin Riches—Investigating Influenza   
3rd Hallee Nugent—To Burn or Not to Burn 

Honourable Mention:
Madison Rheault—Does Temperature Effect Magnetism

Innovation Category

1st Hayden Geary—Solar Heaters   
2nd Simone Payne and Cassidy Roach—Halt! No More Salt!   
3rd Kolten Gagne—Energizing Wind 

Best In Fair

1st  GOLD Hayden Geary   
2nd SILVER Kathryn Fischer and Zakary Kellar   
3rd BRONZE Corbin Riches 

Intermediate Division
Experiment/Study Category

1st Erin Green—Tupperware Test   
2nd Maria Gilbert—Getting a ‘Grater’ Clean   
3rd Seanna Geary—Seeing in Believing 

Honourable Mention:
Jasper  Crow—Electrical Current Flow

Innovation Category

1st Hanna LeDrew—Catch of the Day   
2nd Byron Stewart and Graham Anderson—A Smarter Case   
3rd Alexander Laevens—Uncanny Convection 

Best In Fair

1st  GOLD Hanna LeDrew—Catch of the Day   
2nd SILVER Byron Stewart and Graham Anderson—A Smart Case   
3rd BRONZE Erin Green—Uncanny Convection