Google Science Fair 2016
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GREAT PRIZES !
Year 10 Science Extension students visit UTS, June 2013
Yr 11 Lizard Island excursion 2012
Titration Competition 2012
Barker teams were placed 2nd and 3rd out of 27 teams in the competition
held at Barker on 16 June, 2012.
Year 11 Marine Camp @ Chowder Bay
Barker Year 11 students work closely with Lands Edge and SIMS during the annual Marine Camp at Chowder Bay. By studying the sea urchin population at Chowder Bay and Balmoral students are able to gather data which gives an indication of the health of the ecosystem.
Science Week 2013
Crystal Growing Competition 2014
Ask your Science teacher about entering NOW !
Your crystal needs to be handed in on MONDAY 16 JUNE ( Week 8 )
Good luck !
STANSW Young Scientist Awards 2014
Mr Choi with George Gardiner; Oliver Nicholls; Joshua Lorschy and Jayden Pak at the STANSW Young Scientist Awards Ceremony in Wollongong, 27 Oct, 2014.
The Awards celebrate exemplary scientific investigation and models/ inventions carried out by students across NSW schools.
Barker College has had a long history of success in these Awards.
The following boys were successful in the following categories:
- 3rd place in the new Models and Inventions category ( "To successfully build a replica model of a pulsar and receiver and compare output of the model to a real pulsar")
- 3rd place in the Earth & Environmental category (" Do all liquids evaporate at the same rate?")
- 2nd place in the Earth & Environmental category ( "Homemade Solar Air Heater")
- 2nd place in the Chemistry category ( "The effectiveness of commercially available teeth whitening products")
Kyle Willimott wins 4th place Grand Award !
Kyle Willimott has won a 4th place Grand Award
at the finals of the
INTEL Int'l Science and Engineering Fair
in Phoenix Arizona.
He was the only Australian to win a Grand Award.
Further information available here: INTEL ISEF 2013
STANSW Young Scientist of the Year Awards
Barker student wins STANSW
Young Scientist Award !
Three Barker Science students were awarded prizes
in a ceremony on Friday 26 October:
NICHOLAS CHANG - Ist place Yrs 7-9 Earth & Environmental Science ( NSW )
WILL de MONTEMAS - 2nd place Yrs 7-9 Earth & Environmental Science ( NSW )
KYLE WILLIMOTT ( Year 10 ) - 2nd place in Models and Inventions division and,
Young Scientist of the Year for 2013 !
Congratulations to all the winners !
Kyle now moves forward to the BHP Billiton Science Awards,
and if successful has the opportunity to compete at
the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair 2013 in the USA.
The boys are shown below at the ceremony ( left to right )
Nicholas Chang, Kyle Willimott and Will de Montemas.