Team # 1074: Oaks Engineering Eagles TEAM PAGE

Oaks Middle School
Ontario, California, United States

Contest:
Put Money in a Piggy Bank
Host: San Bernardino County Rube Goldberg Contest (Middle School Division)
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Setup Time: 8:00 AM
Contest Start Time: 10:00 AM
Live Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Carole McCarty
Team Members: 6
Invitations: 14
Karolina Juarez - invitation sent
Kevin Saldivar - invitation sent
Gabriel Cruz - invitation signed.
Kevin Saldivar - invitation signed.
Karolina Juarez - invitation signed.
Aaron Mendez - invitation signed.
Kyle Bailey - invitation signed.
Aaron Mendez - invitation sent
Michelle Huynh - invitation sent
Michelle Huynh - invitation signed.
Micheal Ibarra - invitation sent
Michael Ibarra - invitation sent
Michael Ibarra - invitation sent
Michael Ibarra - invitation sent



What we're studying:
7th grade Gateway students are studying the Design Process and Measurement.
8th grade Gateway students are studying Simple Machines and Gear Systems.

Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
Hard work pays off. (Dr. Foley, our Principal)

Why we think we should win:
We work very hard and really well together. We have great ideas and are very creative.

Suggestion for next year's challenge:
Put toothpaste on a toothbrush.


Sylvester and Tweety
Valentine's Day
February 14th; Valentine's day, and Grandma wants to buy chocolate for her friends. She counts her money and realizes that she is just a quarter short of enough to buy the chocolates. Tweety bird has a quarter and can see Sylvester is up to no good. Sylvester knows Tweety bird has a quarter and is just waiting for Tweety to leave the safe haven of his cage. Sylvester is hoping to get him some Tweety bird dinner for Valentine's day. Tweety bird decides to put his quarter in the piggy bank for Grandma even though he risks being caught by Sylvester.

Our Step List

Activation step: Someone rings the doorbell.
1. The ringer on the bell rolls a marble across the top of the picture.
2. Marble runs down the ramps
3. Marble then falls down the pipe to hit a domino under the rocker.
4. The domino lets the rocker rock forward.
5. String on the rockers is pulled back and through pulleys to lift a flower pot.
6. Flower pot knocks down the books.
7. The last book drops a ball.
8. The ball falls down a spiral chute.
9. Then knocks over the bird cage.
10. The bird cage falling turns on a fan.
11. The fan rotates a Sylvester who hits a coin.
12. The coin slides down the track into the piggy bank.

Our Close-ups: Photos

A maximum of 3 close-ups (scanned diagrams, photos). Images must be JPG or PNG, and less than 5 MB.

Our Close-ups: Task Completion

Our Machine Explaination and Walkthrough

Our Machine Run Videos