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2016 Kimmel Farm Elementary Science Fair

The Kimmel Farm Elementary Science Fair for the 2016-2017 school year, led by Ms. Gupton, was held on November 17. Kindergarten, first, and second grade classrooms contributed class projects, while third graders worked in small groups. Fourth and fifth grade students completed individual projects.

5th grade projects

Projects covered a variety of topics, from how to magnetize a potato to which brand of soccer ball could withstand the greatest air pressure to lighting an LED light bulb using gravity. Projects remained on display on November 18 for continued student viewing.

3rd graders running their experiment.

Our fifth grade winners, and top projects overall, were:

1st Place: Madison Beam (Ms. Attucks' Class)

2nd Place: Tyler Lau (Ms. Howell's Class)

Third Place: Asher Gordon (Mr. Sneden's Class)


Our fourth grade winner was Brayden Hobson (Ms. Jenkins' Class).

Our third grade winner was James Cartwright (Ms. Hayes-Foutty's Class).


For more information about the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County District Science Fair for the 2016-2017 school year, please visit the county website at this link.

Amy R Snyder