Eastern Hills MIddle School TEAM PAGE

Eastern Hills Middle School
Harker Heights, TX, USA

Online Contest:
Hammer A Nail
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Taylor Wusk
Team Members: 8
Invitations: 0

What we're studying:
Applying Newton's Laws

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
I'm mechanically inclined. I can screw anything up!

Why we think we should win:
We expanded our minds to the point that our brains hurt. We worked very hard in our first time building a Rube Goldberg.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Dry the dishes

Our Step List

1. Cut rope to catapult
2. Catapult fires angry bird
3. Angry bird pulls paperclip releasing marble
4. Marble rolls down ramps
5. Marble hits hummer
6. Hummer hits dominos
7. Dominos releases mouse trap
8. Mouse trap hits volleyball
9. Volleyball rolls down ramp
10. Volleyball hits metal skate
11. Metal skate hits scissors
12. Scissors cuts rope releasing hammer
13. Hammer falls on nail.

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