The 11 events that we compete in:
1. Aerodynmics – make and fly a paper airplane (hang time is calculated)
2. Circuit Wizardry – make and identify complete electrical circuits
3. Clay Boats – make a clay boat that floats and can hold “cargo”4. Cylinder Race – build a racer made from cans and rubber bands*MADE AT HOME*5. Egg Drop – design and build a holder for a raw egg to be dropped*MADE AT HOME*6. Mystery Powders – identify up to seven unknown powders using testingprocedures7. Paper Columns – build the sturdiest paper column structure to holdbooks on top8. Paper Rockets – make and launch a paper rocket at a target4 meters away9. Reflection Relay – direct a light beam reflected on three mirrorsto a target
10. Straw Structures – build the tallest self-supporting straw structure11. Zowie Metrics – use estimation skills to find various metric unitsThe kids know in advance which events they will compete.Each member of the team competes in two events.