STEM Fair 2013
On the evening of February 26, 2013 twenty-seven Washington County 4-H’ers participated in the annual Washington – Chowan STEM Fair. The 4-H Science Technology Engineering and Math Program or STEM encourages youth to participate in science and math in addition to fueling interests in these fields. The 4-H STEM Fair encourages the use of scientific method, research, public speaking, and creativity. Washington County 4-H’ers swept the competition receiving the following awards (Award winners pictured): 1st Place Overall, Zaire Price and Olivia Hinton for their project on Singing Wine Glasses; 2nd Place Overall, Hailie Waters for her project on the Area of a Parachute; 3rd Place Overall, Isabelle Spear and Jessi Cayton for their project on Plant Growth; 1st Place 5th Grade, Emily Chandler; 2nd Place 5th Grade, Sidney Joyner; 3rd Place 5th Grade, Jahi Walker; 1st Place 4th Grade, Brooke Whitehurst and Shamaya Skinner; 2nd Place 4th Grade, Darby Waters and Sara Hill; 3rd Place 4th Grade, Bryson Spear. Other Washington County participants in the 4-H STEM Fair included: Callee Ambrose and Angel Brown, Queenashia Hyman and Miranda Joyner, Jalaiyah Tann and Kimirah Bell, Nora Davis and Jaheim Norman, and Kelsey Bleadingheiser. Congratulations to all the participants! If you are interested in this or any other Washington County 4-H Program, contact the office at 793-2163.