Mireille Salloum and Vaness Ajouri, are grade 8 students from Ottawa. The sources of inspiration for their project “Absorption des couches,” were their families and friends. They have been working on this project for 4-5 months and are excited to be in Toronto, for the first time, at the Canada Wide Science Fair.
Planes, Trains & Automobiles and the occasional Bus
Packing, repacking, checking the list and asking yourself:
“What did I forget to pack?”
“Did I remember the pins to trade?”
“Is my project board too big, too heavy for travelling by plane?” Read more
One of my young finalists came to me a few years ago when we were preparing our first preparation meeting for the Canada-Wide Science Fair and told me that his family had been planning a trip to Disneyland for that very week. He told me he had chosen the Canada-Wide Science Fair. I asked the reasoning for his decision. Read more
A social network is a community of any size who share things in common. These networks are a tightly knit and interwoven tapestry that has become the fabric of society and the relaying of information…. useful and sometimes frivolous. There is no escaping however their growing importance in the social, news and political fields. They have become a way to get information to the masses.
“Last year was one of the best weeks of my life. There’s lots of tours and you meet so many different people. Pin trading is huge there. It’s the national sport of the science fair and by the end of the week people are bartering pretty hard for pins.” Kyle Schole 2008 Read more