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RCPS Virtual Social Studies Fair 2022
Screen shot has RCPS logo, says Rockdale County Public Schools District Social Studies Fair, February 2nd, 2022, Virnilisa Printup, ED.S Social Studies Coordinator, Dr. Terry Oatts, Superintendent, Dr. Lisa Hockaday, Social Studies Coach
Congratulations to our 2022 RCPS Virtual Social Studies Fair Region Qualifiers and participants! These young researchers looked at questions in economics, history, sociology, psychology, technology, health, and more and presented their report and findings to a panel of judges. Thank you to all our amazing 5th grade scholars, to their teachers, media specialists, coaches, parents, and to Social Studies Fair organizers for all your hard work in making this possible. The region qualifiers advance to the East Metro Region Virtual Fair in March 2022. 


Region Qualifiers: 

Audrey Adams, Hightower Trail Elementary, "Why Is It Important for Children to Have Bedtime Stories Read to Them?", 2nd Place. 
Elijah Atkins, Hightower Trail Elementary, "How Is The Covid-19 Quarantine Affecting Elementary School Students' Discipline?", 1st Place, Best in Fair. 
Gianella Avendano, Pine Street Elementary, "Rosa Parks", 2nd Place. 
Jordan Davis, Lorraine Elementary, "Effects of the Vietnam War", 2nd Place. 
Destiny Donald, D L Sims Elementary, "What Is Good and Bad About Social Sites", 1st Place, Best in Fair. 
Tia Harris, Pine Street Elementary, "Rosa Parks", 2nd Place.
Tonya Johnson, D L Sims Elementary, "How Did Nazi Ghettos Affect Jewish Life?", 1st Place. 
Marco Lemus, Pine Street Elementary, "Service Dogs", 2nd Place. 
Madison Pacheco, Pine Street Elementary, "Rosa Parks", 2nd Place. 
William Ramos Wences, Pine Street Elementary, "Service Dogs", 2nd Place.
Eli Randall, M G Barksdale Elementary, "Economic Impacts of Aquaculture vs Wild Caught Fish", 1st Place, Best in Fair. 
Basia Redmond, Flat Shoals Elementary, "Cancer Alley: Does Money Matter More than People?", 1st Place, Best in Fair. 
Charley Rodney, C J Hicks Elementary, "The World At Pause: Pandemic Coronavirus", 2nd Place. 
Greyson Satterfield-Henderson, D L Sims Elementary, "How to Recognize Social Media Addiction", 1st Place. 
Regina Smith, Lorraine Elementary, "WNBA? More Like Less Pay", 2nd Place.
Isaac Sneed, Flat Shoals Elementary, "The Impact of Radios in 1920", 1st Place. 
Elisheba Sylvestre, C J Hicks Elementary, "The World at Pause: Pandemic Coronavirus", 2nd Place.
Layla Towns, Hightower Trail Elementary, "How Did the Diary of Anne Frank Make an Impact on the World?", 1st Place, Best in Fair. 
Christina Wisdom, Flat Shoals Elementary, "The Life of Madame C.J. Walker", 2nd Place. 
Christen Wisdom, Flat Shoals Elementary, "The Evolution of Airplanes", 1st Place, Best in Fair. 


All projects: 

Eli Randall (BES) "Economic Impacts of Aquaculture VS Wild Caught Fish" 
Derrick Brooks (CJH) "How Have Video Games Evolved Over Time?" 
Clifford Browning (CJH) "How Have Video Games Evolved Over Time?" 
Peyton Davis (CJH) "The History of African American Women from Pressed Hair to Natural Hair" 
Charley Rodney (CJH) "The World at Pause: Pandemic Coronavirus" 
Akirra Fleming (CJH) "Apartheid in South Africa" 
Andrea'Marie Garvey (CJH) "The History of Black Cowboys" 
Rylee Gary (CJH) "The History of African American Women from Pressed Hair to Natural Hair" 
Kennedi Knighton (CJH) "The History of Black Cowboys" 
Kyla Russell (CJH) "The Black Plague" 
Sahara Smith (CJH) "Henry Ford: His Contributions to the Automobile Industry" 
Re’Elle Stephenson (CJH) "Henry Ford: His Contributions to the Automobile Industry" 
Elisheba Sylvestre (CJH) "The World at Pause: Pandemic Coronavirus"
Brooklynn Wakefall (CJH) "The Black Plague"
Kayla Green (FSE) "Harriet's Way to Freedom" 
Basia Redmond (FSE) "Cancer Alley: Does Money Matter More than People?" 
Isaac Sneed (FSE) "The Impact of Radios In 1920" 
Christen Wisdom (FSE) "The Life of Madame C.J. Walker" 
Christina Wisdom (FSE) "The Evolution of Airplanes" 
Audrey Adams (HTE) "Why is it important for children to have bedtime stories read to them?" 
Elijah Atkins (HTE) "How Is the Covid-19 Quarantine Affecting Elementary School Students' Discipline?" 
Jazlyn Canseco-Osorio (HTE) "How did technology help make ocean discoveries?" 
Jhancarlo Romero Hernandez (HTE) "How Does the Bermuda Triangle and The Gulf Stream Affect Marine Life and People?" 
Tahii Lindsay (HTE) "To What Extent Has the Coronavirus Pandemic Impacted Businesses in Georgia?"
Brielle Paige (HTE) "What Happened to Black Wall Street?" 
Samuel Smith (HTE) "How did the Holocaust Affect Jewish Communities?" 
Layla Towns (HTE) "How Did the Diary of Anne Frank Make an Impact on the World?"
Melani Anthony (HCE) "How Has Technology Changed Through the Years?" 
Juan Cruz (JHH) "How did Pearl Harbor Affect World War 2?" 
Armando Gaspar-Ramirez (JHH) "How did Pearl Harbor Affect World War 2?" 
Eshe Tinsley (PCE) "Did Dolls Have an Impact During Historical Times?"
Kai Davis (LES) "Why Did the Attack on The Twin Towers Happen?" 
Jordan Davis (LES) "Effects Of the Vietnam War" 
Regina Smith (LES) "WNBA? More Like Less Pay" 
Mariah Bennett (PCE) "Covid-19: How Did It Affect Kids Learning?" 
Bryce Grant (PCE) "How Have the MLB Teams’ Names and Locations Changed Over the Years?" 
Lana Gutsulyak (PCE) "How Did Women Make an Impact on WWI?" 
Brälyn Knox (PCE) "How 9/11 Affected Air Travel" 
Lauren Rudolph-Tarver (PCE) "Why was the Panama Canal Created and How Can It Benefit Us Today?" 
DaMier Smith (PCE) "Why Should Financial Literacy Be in Schools?"
Ashtyn Tanner (PCE) "How Did Fashion Change Throughout the Year?"
Gianella Avendano (PSE) "Rosa Parks" 
Kikiola Bamidele (PSE) "How has Harriet Tubman Affected our Lives?"
Amour Barrows (PSE) "The History of Popsicles" 
Fatima Cervantes-Mendez (PSE) "Immigration Past and Present" 
Mikenzie Fitzgerald (PSE) "The History of Popsicles" 
Desiray Gray (PSE) "How has Harriet Tubman Affected our Lives?"
Tia Harris (PSE) "Rosa Parks"
Trinity Jacobs (PSE) "Women’s Rights" 
Max Jaramillo (PSE) "Soccer" 
Arielle Johnson (PSE) "Women’s Rights" 
Ethan Kimble (PSE) "Walter Emanual Jones" 
Marco Lemus (PSE) "Service Dogs" 
Alan Lopez (PSE) "Soccer"
Madison Pacheco (PSE) "Rosa Parks" 
William Ramos Wences (PSE) "Service Dogs" 
Gabriella Robertson (PSE) "How has Harriet Tubman Affected our Lives?"
Chase Sales (SCE) "Did Russia Hack the Election?" 
Carly Andrews (SES) "Apple's Impact on the Technology World" 
Martin Babilonia Lopez (SES) "How Did the 65th Infantry Regiment Affect Society and the Korean War?" 
Destiny Donald (SES) "What is Good and Bad About Social Sites?" 
Tonya Johnson (SES) "How Did Nazi Ghettos Affect Jewish Life?"
Gabrielle Lodge-El (SES) "How Covid Affects"
Ava McNair (SES) "Who is Claudette Colvin?" 
Amari Robinson (SES) "Hurricane Dorian" 
Greyson Satterfield-Henderson (SES) "How to Recognize Social Media Addiction" 
Payton Schafer (SES) "Dress Codes: Are They Gender Biased?" 
Nyzhir Wilson (SES) "How Does Gaming Affect the Brain?"