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Machine Workshop — Group A
October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
INSTRUCTORS: Steve Bowles & Bill Oman
Group A: Saturday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Group B: Saturday, Oct. 19, 2 – 5 p.m.
Groups A & B Sunday, Oct. 20, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Ages: 5th – 12th Graders
This workshop will introduce students to the basics of designing and building a simple “Rube Goldberg”-type machine. An overview of simple machines will be presented along with discussion of the use of potential energy, trigger-mechanisms. Then the students will build their own machine.
Materials used will be simple household items such as paper towel tubes, cardboard, and popsicle sticks. Tape and hot glue will be used to attach the machine components. This workshop will meet twice, Saturday and Sunday.
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