Balloon Car Testing

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Testing our balloon cars with much success.

 

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Marble Run Challenge Video

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Games Week

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We had a “games” week in the Makerspace.  No tinkering, just thinkering!

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Deconstruction

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Our grade eights had to “deconstruct” an electronic device/appliance while taking pictures of each step and writing down what they thought the parts did.  It was quite a mess but gave them a whole new appreciation of how complicated even the simplest device can be.

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Balloon Cars

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Students were shown how to make a rolling chassis and were left on their own to discover how to power it with a balloon and straw.

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Marble Run Challenge

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The grade fives and sixes took on the Marble Run Challenge.  They had an hour to build their Marble Run and when tested the winning time was 7 seconds.

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Building Playgrounds

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Some volunteers dropped by from the University of Windsor’s Let’s Talk Science Program and helped our grade 2’s build playgrounds.

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