James McCarter

Third Place

Prize Awarded:
$7,000
Year:
1999
School:
Central Middle School
Location:
Kokomo, IN

Project Description:

McCarter's "Space Lab & Mars Room" project gives students a chance to participate in their own space mission. Students apply for and train for specific jobs related to a space mission and then conduct this mission in a model space station and space shuttle. The program encourages students to become more involved in school activities and math and science classes.