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Saturday Academy Fresno State Campus

November 20, 2015

55 Grant Grizzlies loaded the bus on November 20, 2015 headed for Fresno State.  Grizzlies placed first in four of the following maze competitions, and placed second in three.  Our robotics team competed in a line following maze competitions, and one of our teams won first place.  Six of our members also won raffle prizes, which included Fresno State attire and MESA items.  Our MESA students looked exceptional well dressed in their new MESA shirts.  They represented Grant with pride and respect. 

 

MESA Saturday Academy at Fresno State on January 23.

55 Grizzlies attended the third MESA Saturday Academy at Fresno State on January 23.

MESA stands for Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement.

Students had a great time competing in such things as Pom Pom Launcher, Tic Tac Flashlight, Squishy Circuit, Recycle Art, Mini Motors, Take a Toy Apart, Rube Goldberg and Lego Robotics.  These events require the student to use problem solving skills as well as group collaboration to achieve a desired goal.

There will be on more Saturday Academy on Feb 20

MESA student also are gearing up the Preliminary MESA Day completion that is quick approaching on March 5th

Students who quality in the tip three at the preliminary day will advance to Regional MESA Day, on Saturday April 9th.


Next Saturday Academy  Feb 20
Preliminary MESA Day
March 5th
Regional MESA Day, on Saturday April 9th.