Tag: Invention Convention

Problem Solvers: 2017 Invention Convention

Students poured into the high school cafeteria on Tuesday, March 28 for the annual “Invention Convention.” Local elementary students demonstrated their problem solving skills with a wide-ranging array of inventions. Above, Derynoski Elementary School fifth grader Dalton Messina explains his…

Science fair sheds a light on plant growth

Eighth grader Deon Vieira, left, explains his science project to an onlooker during the Middle School Science Fair and Invention Convention at DePaolo Middle School on Wednesday. Vieira’s project explored plant growth under different colors of light. The goal of…

Inventive solutions from our Neighborhood kids

Eighth grader Alex DelVecchia discusses his fire fighting solution, similar to the snow-throwing equipment at Mount Southington ski area. On Tuesday, Feb. 2, local inventors flocked to Kennedy Middle School for the 2016 Southington Invention Convention. A similar event was…

Local students are inventive

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Reporter Fourth grader Joey Mazzarella of Thalberg School always knew it was difficult for students to carry their lunches every day while walking the hallways with their backpacks in tow. In order to make lunch time…