E.T.Richardson Middle School
Springfield, PA, USA

Online Contest:
Zip A Zipper
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Dr. Kathryn McCallum
Team Members: 13
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
"Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss you land among the stars."

Why we think we should win:
We have poured our hearts and souls into this, and have used only the most innovative items in the most extraordinary ways our minds could develop.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Pedal a Bicycle

Favorite Rube Goldberg video:

Welcome to Team AweΣ's Rube Goldberg Websites

Our Step List

1. Marbles go down PVC Pipe
2. Marbles knock golf ball off chair
3. Golf ball hits boat
4. Boat hits books
5. Books push hockey stick lever
6. Hockey stick knocks tennis ball out of skeleton's mouth
7. Tennis ball hits golf ball
8. Golf ball hits book
9. Book hits stack of cups with ball
10. Ball goes down track
11. Ball hits wooden board
12. Wooden board hits PVC pipe
13. Basketball falls, and zips zipper

Our Close-ups: Photos

Our Close-ups: Favorite Step

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos

Machine Run #1
Machine Run #2