Class 3 (Year 9) Prize

First Prize Winner
Student Name: Sophie Hayes
Year: 9

 

First Prize - $300

Student Name: Sophie Hayes
Registration Number: 3-12
Year: 9
School: Wellington Girls' College
Teacher-in-charge: Christina Veale

 

Project Title

Would you exercise to tell the time?

Project Description

An innovative investigation to build a mechinisim that can power a smart watch without taking it off to charge it. 

Presentation Slides

https://drive.google.com/file/d/18K7JIvR-qeGYlIRw8iceUBBQreP96vyc/view?usp=sharing 

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Second Prize - $150

Student Name: Alexandra More
Registration Number: 3-3
Year: 9
School: Samuel Marsden Collegiate
Teacher-in-charge: Sue Binns

 

Project Title

Does the liquid used in hydraulics affect the maximum mass it can lift? 

Project Description

Testing how much mass different liquids can lift in a homemade hydraulics apparatus. Also looked at the effect of introdcing air into the system's effect on lift. 

Presentation Slides

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1-o_cgeTvaAcEw-6T_saV3WPrHY0jJu86s1HQsdlD6cE/edit?usp=sharing 

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Third Prize - $100

Student Name: Elliot Mance
Registration Number: 3-2
Year: 9
School: Rongotai College
Teacher-in-charge: Blair Caughley

 

Project Title

Homemade Facemasks

Project Description

What common materials at home make the best facemasks.

Presentation Slides

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1IVZb3e_n7pONzjNO8ud2bZpZTCaNt1r2YqZ7gxa4sYo/edit?usp=sharing 

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Fourth Prize - $50

Student Name: Macy Mahoney-Studd
Registration Number: 3-6
Year: 9
School: Samuel Marsden Collegiate
Teacher-in-charge: Sue Binns

 

Project Title

Slip or Grip With Different Shoes

Project Description

Investigating the relationship of the level of friction between shoe tread and wet and dry wooden floors.

Presentation Slides

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1lR4YSJknm-Q3mCBP81tmuukuTuwijxdSMWY6CTB4FBo/edit?usp=sharing 

Protection of Copyright, Intellectual Property and Design
Please note that the students intellectual property within entries to this fair have been protected by gazetting this exhibition under Section 9(2) of the Patents Act 2013 and Section 10(2) of the Designs Act 1953 by The Commissioner of Patents. https://www.iponz.govt.nz/about-iponz/the-journal/