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When students in grades 3–8 design a new tool or make adaptations to an existing tool, the results showcase the extraordinary creative talents of our children. This article features the winners of the 1999 Craftsman/NSTA Young Inventors Awards Program and a description of their exciting inventions.
A selection from Science and Children—October 1999
I thought that this project was a great idea for students around the nation to be participating in. I think that more teachers should be aware of this "Inventors Award" because receiving $10,000 could really change a child's life. I would highly recommend reading this and learning more about the contest and even starting a contest of your own in your classroom.
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