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2009 Art and Essay Contest

Essay Contest Awards (4th and 5th Grades)

  • Honorable Mention
    • "The Flip of a Switch"
      By Bailey Becker
      4th Grade
      Sul Ross Elementary
      Lanette Godfrey, Teacher
    • "The Telephone"
      By Raina Campbell
      5th Grade
      Johnson Elementary
      Robert Smith, Teacher
    • "The 'Cold' Hard Truth"
      By Abigail Lee
      5th Grade
      Magnolia Elementary
      John McMahon, Teacher
    • "The Radio"
      By Kathleen Minter
      4th Grade
      Kennard Elementary
      Nancy Morgan, Teacher
    • "Invention of the Future"
      By Melanie Wertz
      4th Grade
      Sul Ross Elementary
      Lanette Godfrey, Teacher
  • 3rd Place
    • "The Light Bulb"
      By Courtney Dixon
      5th Grade
      Johnson Elementary
      Robert Smith, Teacher
    • "Henry Ford and the Car"
      By Patrick Kelly
      5th Grade
      Donald R. Collins Intermediate
      Gaume Chiles, Teacher
    • "The Discovery of Anesthesia"
      By Madeleine Meyer
      4th Grade
      Sul Ross Elementary
      Lanette Godfrey, Teacher
    • "The Telegraph: An Amazing Invention"
      By Bethany Peterson
      5th Grade
      Johnson Elementary
      Theresa Robinson, Teacher
  • 2nd Place
    • "Invention of the Automatic Traffic Signal"
      By Macie Alberth
      4th Grade
      Magnolia Elementary
      Jenni George, Teacher
    • "The Invention of the Folding Wheelchair"
      By Victoria Anderson
      5th Grade
      Johnson Elementary
      Robert Smith, Teacher
    • "Luther Burbank and the Russet Burbank Potato"
      By Kendall Kruchten
      5th Grade
      Donald R. Collins Intermediate
      Gaume Chiles, Teacher
    • "Polio Vaccine: Eradicating the Fear"
      By Amanda Massey
      5th Grade
      Magnolia Elementary
      John McMahon, Teacher
    • "Air Conditioning: One of the Greatest Inventions"
      By Dalton Turpin
      4th Grade
      Magnolia Elementary
      Jenni George, Teacher
  • 1st Place
    • "Alexander Graham Bell and the Invention of the Telephone"
      By Kayla LeNelle Ackerman
      4th Grade
      Ackerman Home School
      Tim Ackerman, Teacher
    • "Man-made Weather"
      By Travis Grant
      5th Grade
      Magnolia Elementary
      John McMahon, Teacher
    • "The Invention of Kevlar"
      By Angela Porter
      5th Grade
      Johnson Elementary
      Theresa Robinson, Teacher
    • "The Transistor and Its Impact on the Computer Age"
      By Ramsay Ramsey
      5th Grade
      Johnson Elementary
      Theresa Robinson, Teacher
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