“Best wishes to all the Community School students taking part in the BT Young Scientist Competition in Dublin” – Millstreet Community Council
These are the projects:
|Cork||Millstreet Community School||An improvement to the ranking system for Ireland’s second level schools.||Social and Behavioural Sciences||Group – 2 Students|
|Cork||Millstreet Community School||charcoal pencil or waterproof marker with a grip?-How to make a firefighter’s day easier||Technology||Group – 2 Students|
|Cork||Millstreet Community School||Are teenagers carrying risk factors now that we would only see in older people before?||Biological and Ecological||Group – 3 Students|
|Cork||Millstreet Community School||An investigation into the effects of heavy school bags on young people||Social and Behavioural Sciences||Group – 3 Students|
|Cork||Millstreet Community School||No Mower Accidents||Technology||Group – 3 Students|
The school continues its successful tradition with Young Scientist projects with four projects qualifying this year.
- “An improvement to the ranking system for Ireland’s Second Level Schools” will be presented by Mark Casey and Éimear Corcoran;
- “Are Teenagers Carrying Risk Factors Now That We Would Only See in Older People Before?” will be researched by Jordan Kiely, Abby Ring and Emma McSweeney;
- “Charcoal or Eye Liner Markers – Which is Better to Help the Daily Lives of Firefighters?” will be presented by Katie Healy and Shannon O’Sullivan;
- “The Effects of Heavy Schoolbags on Pupils” will be investigated by David O’Donovan, Dylan Sheehan and Brian O’Sullivan.
— from: MillstreetCommunitySchool.ie
“… Meanwhile, ‘No Mower Accidents’ was the catchy title of a project by Hazel Reynolds, Aisling Dwyer and Kiara Healy from Millstreet Community School, Co Cork, which involves placing a proximity sensor on lawnmowers to shut the machine down if a person comes too close. …” – [Silicon Republic]