Kings Manor students participate in Mars Rover Competition
students participate in Mars Rover Competition
4, 2016 | Thinking Innovatively |Thirty
four students from Kings Manor Elementary competed in the 14th
annual Mars Rover Celebration and Competition at the University of Houston on Saturday,
Kings Manor teams competed against over 100 teams from across Texas. The
students presented skits and showed off Mars Rover models they'd built.
The models reflect a specific science mission that would be done on Mars'
surface. Four of the KME teams placed, taking home one first place
trophy, one third place trophy and two fifth place trophies. Mars Rover Mission Coach was KME fifth grade
science teacher, Bess Stewart.
First Place in remote Control: Kendal
Brown, Deigo Estrada & Nya Vargas
Third Place in remote Control: Zane Adams,
Josh Anderson, Lani Brown & Sophie Repasi
Fifth Place in remote Control: Kendall
Herndon, Molly Shelton, Emma Theobald & Addy Walker
Fifth Place – Solar: Colin Carney, Ashton
Carrigan, Ezra Figueroa & Lilian Garcia