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MSA Hosts Students For STEAM Olympics

MSA Hosts Students For STEAM Olympics

Mount Saint Agnes [MSA] hosted their annual science competition for primary and middle school students on Saturday. The competition has been renamed the STEAM Olympics and introduced a new artistic element. The event hosted 22 teams of children between the ages of eight and 13 from both public and private schools and science clubs. Each team competed... Read more of this article

Photos: Purvis Primary School’s Science Fair

Photos: Purvis Primary School’s Science Fair

Tuesday [Feb 19] was the beginning of Purvis Primary School’s 18th Annual Science Fair. The science fair projects are based on the Cambridge science curriculum, and highlight the students’ scientific knowledge and inquiry skills. Every student from Primary 1 to Primary 6 presents their experiment to a panel of judges and answers their questions.... Read more of this article

High School Student Extends Genetics Study

High School Student Extends Genetics Study

Following the success of her original genetics study for her Biology Internal Assessment, IB2 student Kameron Young, along with her mentor, Dr. Carika Weldon, will be collecting more data over the next three weeks. The science duo will be tackling the question: “How does the TAS2R38 gene affect a person’s preference for sugar and sugar intake?” Kameron,... Read more of this article

Photos: Somerset Primary School Science Fair

Photos: Somerset Primary School Science Fair

Somerset Primary School recently hosted their Science Fair, with budding young scientists delving into how and why things work. A Government spokesperson said, “Congratulations to all the young scientists who participated in the SPS 2018 Science Fair! Students explored a range of questions ranging from ‘How do geckos climb?’ to ‘Can... Read more of this article

Student’s Science Project ‘Breaking Barrier’

Student’s Science Project ‘Breaking Barrier’

Science projects within the local schools may reach new heights thanks to student Kameron Young. The high school student, along with her mentor Dr. Carika Weldon, will host a special “behind the scenes” presentation on Monday [Nov 12], at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, located at Bermuda High School for Girls [BHS]. Kameron, a 16-year-old student in... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Academy Year 8 Science Fair

Photos: Warwick Academy Year 8 Science Fair

Warwick Academy’s Year 8 students held their science fair today [April 18] giving students the chance to show off the science skills that they have picked up during the school year. A spokesperson said, “Today at Warwick Academy the main school hall was transformed into a buzz of activity as the Year 8 students presented their Science Fair projects... Read more of this article

MSA Welcome Students To Science Olympics

MSA Welcome Students To Science Olympics

How tall can students build a tower of cards without using tape, glue or other material? Find out the answer at this year’s Science Olympics which is scheduled for Saturday, March 17, starting at 10 am at Mount Saint Agnes Academy. The friendly competition will see more than 100 students participate from government and private schools. The competition... Read more of this article

Photos: Purvis Primary School Science Fair

Photos: Purvis Primary School Science Fair

Purvis Primary School recently held their 17th annual Science Fair, with the projects based on the Cambridge science curriculum, and serving to highlight the students’ scientific knowledge and inquiry skills. Every student from Primary 1 to Primary 6 presents their experiment to a panel of judges and answers their questions. The science fair challenges... Read more of this article

Students Take Part In Science Competition

Students Take Part In Science Competition

Dr. Carika Weldon, a 27-year-old Bermudian lecturer and researcher from DeMontfort University in the United Kingdom, is using the foundation that she has set up – Bermuda Principles – as a conduit to give back to her island home by sharing her passion for science education. Her efforts resulted in the holding of a science competition at... Read more of this article

Chatmore Students Hold Mini Science Fair

Chatmore Students Hold Mini Science Fair

The students in Milepost Two at Chatmore British International School recently held their International Primary Curriculum [IPC] end of unit Exit Point and Mini Science Fair, the culmination of their learning in the IPC unit “Let’s Plant It”. A spokesperson said, “The Science Fair displays demonstrated the process the students... Read more of this article

School Science Fair A ‘Phenomenal Success’

School Science Fair A ‘Phenomenal Success’

[Written by Bermuda Institute student Halle Teart] Bermuda Institute held its biannual Science Fair on Wednesday, April 5, 2017. This year the theme was, “Science in Creation,” and student projects exhibited the various days of creation, and showcased displays from Kindergarten to grade twelve. The Bermuda Institute Steel band welcomed... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Institute Holds Science Fair

Photos: Bermuda Institute Holds Science Fair

The Bermuda Institute held its school science fair earlier this month, with students showing off presentations covering a wide range of scientific topics, giving them an opportunity to highlight both things that they’ve learned during their time at the school, as well as their individual interests. Projects included feats of engineering, exploration... Read more of this article

Photos: Purvis Primary School Science Fair

Photos: Purvis Primary School Science Fair

Purvis Primary School recently held their 16th annual Science Fair, with the projects based on the Cambridge science curriculum, and serving to highlight the students’ scientific knowledge and inquiry skills. Every student from Primary 1 to Primary 6 presents their experiment to a panel of judges and answers their questions. The science fair challenges... Read more of this article