This weekend 6 of Point High School, Mossel Bay, learners participated at the Eskom Science Expo in George at the Nelson Mandela University. The event took place on Friday 3 August and Saturday 4 August. There were 44 projects from 7 different schools in the Eden Karoo District. Point High School was the only school in Mosselbaai who participated.
The results are as follow:
Bronze medal winners:
Ammaarah Williams with her project ‘Man vs Cars’ which focused on effect of selfdriving cars on the safety of people.
Siphesihle Johnson with her project on ‘One life = 7 lives’ which focused on organ donation.
Lunje Mengezeleli with her project ‘Bright light’ which dealt with the making of lamp shades that enhances and reflects light.
Ilin Duangchan with her project ‘Sleeping beauty’ which focused on the effect tranquillisers might have on home intruders/ robbers.
Gold medal winners:
Hansie Barnard with “Ash Trolley” which is a trolley that can be used on the beach for beach clean-ups.
Nikita Valerie Schutte with ‘Are we the generation that can’t do Maths?’ which focused on the different factors that influende maths results.
Learners who will represent Eden Karoo at the International Eskom Science Expo in Boksburg are Hansie Barnard and Nikita Schutte.