Our History Fair was a big success! The winners of the 2015 History Fair are the following students:
1st place – Zachary Sockol, Alexander Gomez – “The Manhattan Project”
2nd Place – Norberto Nieves – “The Positive Legacy of the Manhattan Project”
3rd Place – Krissi Poelsterl, Greta Verbrick, Alina Yamin – “The Fight for Juvenile Justice”
4th Place – Kimberly Serrano, Melissa Banez – “How One Muckraker Solved a Rotten Problem”
1. Malina Sanchez, Izabela Bilska “Dr. J.Allen Hynek – “A Change of Heart in UFO Research”
Congratulations to our winners who will participate in the April City-Wide History Fair at Lane Tech High School. A special “thank you” to Mrs. Galligan and Ms. Hehn for planning and organizing this event. It was great to see so many Thorp Staff Alumni judging at the Fair! On Thursday, April 2nd, the sixth and eighth grade students will display their History Fair projects, along with our fifth grade students who will be hosting the Annual Wax Museum. Parents are invited to visit between 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m.