Class 1 (Year 7) Prize 2021

Top winners in Class 1 (Year 7) out of 65 entries.

 

First Prize - $300

Student Name: Edward Usher
Registration Number: 1-54
Year: 7
School: St Mark's Church School
Teacher-in-charge: Andrea Pawley

 

Project Title

Stain Buster

Project Description

Do washing detergents really make the grade when cleaning?

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Second Prize - $150

Student Name: Rosa Gilbert
Registration Number: 1-39
Year: 7
School: Northland School
Teacher-in-charge: Alex Oliver

 

Project Title

How Long is a Piece of String?

Project Description

I tested children to find out how accurately they can estimate the length and asked if aspects like age or gender make a difference.

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Third Prize - $100

Student Name: Freddie Conn
Registration Number: 1-48
Year: 7
School: Seatoun School
Teacher-in-charge: Sam Broadmore

 

Project Title

A soapy solution to Covid 19

Project Description

This project investigates the effectiveness of washing hands in preventing the spread of Covid 19.

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Fourth Prize - $50

Student Name: Connor Herries
Registration Number: 1-5
Year: 7
School: Evans Bay Intermediate School
Teacher-in-charge: Amanda Hood

 

Project Title

The Nurdle Hunt

Project Description

New Zealand has less microplastics than most other places in the survey.
There are a number of limitations in the survey method.

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Protection of Copyright, Intellectual Property and Design
Please note that the student's 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/