Friday, February 24 was the Diocesan Science Fair and along with help from Mr. Lambert, our students did very well. 1st Place in the 8th Grade Astronomy category was Megan Wolfe, whose project was “Can the Moon be used to tell time?” 1st Place in the 8th Grade Biology category was “Does light affect the rate at which food spoils?”, presented by Theyoung Puoy. Seth Brown won 1st Place in the 7th Grade Earth category with “Does size really matter? (bark beetle)”. “Affording the Sun” was the 1st Place winner in the 7th Grade Engineering category, presented by Trent Niederee.
Some other awards were:
Overall Biological Science Award – Theyoung Puoy
Overall 8th Grade Award – Theyoung Puoy
Best Use of Mathematics Award – Victoria Stevens
Young Scientist of the Year “Overall Top Project” – Theyoung Puoy
The following people were asked to attend the Salt Lake Valley Science Fair: