Mysteries of Color
Grade Category: 7-9
Team Size: 1
Subject Area: Biology
Project Type: Experimental
Summary of Project: I am doing a colorblind project. I am collecting data by doing experiments on color deficient people. It is a 4 step process to prove ways to improve the ability to differentiate colors and the causes and effects.
Description of software tools used: Microsoft FrontPage, Microsoft Word and Photoshop 7.0
Mention of hardware tools used: Digital Camera, Scanner and Computer
Mention of source and idea of project: My mother's side of the family has colorblindness, so I thought it would be an interesting project for me to research upon.
Description of Special Skills: Webpage making with FrontPage
Listing of any awards won with this project: Gold Medal at Calgary Youth Science Fair, Lafarge Science, Technology and Society Award and Alberta Association of Optometrist Award.