Winners of nationwide student chemistry competition announcedWinners of a nationwide K-12 poster competition depicting "The Joy of Toys!" were announced by the American Chemical Society, the world’s largest scientific society, at its recent spring meeting in Atlanta, Ga. The competition is part of National Chemistry Week, sponsored annually each October by the Society. Each winner received a $100 gift certificate for Amazon.com and each second-place winner received a $50 gift certificate for Amazon.com.
Poster – Grades K-2
Second grader at The Independence School in Newark, Del.
Second grader at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic School in Richwood, Texas
Poster – Grades 3-4
Fourth grader at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School in Oshkosh, Wis.
Fourth grader at St. Philip School in El Campo, Texas
Poster – Grades 5-8
Eighth grader at First Colony Middle School in Sugar Land, Texas
Sixth grader at Kapolei Middle School in Kapolei, Hawaii
Poster – Grades 9-12
Eleventh grader at Lodi High School in Lodi, N.J.
Tenth grader at Allen D. Nease High School in St. Augustine, Fla.
The theme for the 2006 National Chemistry Week, October 22-28, is "Your Home – It’s All Built on Chemistry!"
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