Engineering in River Classroom

Because of the snow a few weeks ago, we’ve been fortunate enough to have River Classroom two weeks in a row! We’ve been working on some very important activities that will lead up to an exciting finale the next time we meet. I don’t want to give anything away,  but here are some hints….

It involves a lot of building.

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We had to learn about circles, specifically what radius, diameter, and circumference mean and how to calculate them.

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There will be moving parts.IMG_0785

It involved reading directions…IMG_0778

… and modifying prototypes.

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Did you have any idea these kids would be such fabulous engineers?IMG_0619

That’s all you get for now- power tools, geometry, and a bunch of incredibly smart students who have the potential to change the world!

Christy

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