Shakopee Minnesota USA: Memories of Childhood Toys TEAM PAGE

Shakopee East/West Jr Highs
Shakopee, MN, USA

Online Contest:
Erase A Chalkboard
Online Division I - Ages 11 - 14 (Middle School)
Team Leader: Mr. Oman
Team Members: 18
Invitations: 0

    What we're studying:
    Technology and Engineering

    Our Team Leader's favorite quote:
    Work Smarter and Harder

    Suggestion for next year's challenge:
    Turn on an electrical appliance/device/ tool of your choice

    A combined team from Shakopee East and West Jr Highs created this chaotic chain reaction machine

    Our Step List

    Memories of Childhood Toys

    1. Teeter totter bumps golf ball
    2. Golf ball rolls down ramp into DeLorean car
    3. DeLorean rolls off ramp into Star Wars mask

    Star Wars
    4. Mask pulley lifts Star Wars figurine
    5. Figure releases X-Wing fighter to roll forward
    6. X-Wing pulls leg out
    7. Lever tips forward pulling platform edge
    8. Stormtrooper falls forward releasing Chewbacca
    9. Chewbacca rubber band travel forward into blue teddy bear
    10. Blue teddy bear falls and pulls car track out from under K’Nex lever

    11. K’Nex lever swings forward and releases Thomas the Train
    12. Thomas the Train rolls down tracks and triggers a mouse trap
    13. Mouse trap pulls wooden leg and K’Nex wheel forward releasing the shoe

    14. Soccer cleat swings forward and kicks soccer ball
    15. Soccer ball rolls down ramp and tips over a piece of wood
    16. Wood piece pulls cord and releases softball

    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