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Create and Improve- Science and Engineering Project

January 21st, 2019 · Comments Off on Create and Improve- Science and Engineering Project · Design, engineering, grade 9, science

Before even designing my car on tinkercad, I created a rough version of it with card to make sure the measurements I had originally written out would work in actuality. Originally, I wanted the sides to be a trapezoid shape to make it more aesthetically appealing, however, I found that getting the measurements correct for […]

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Define and Inquire- Science and Engineering Project

January 6th, 2019 · Comments Off on Define and Inquire- Science and Engineering Project · Design, engineering, grade 9, science

What is this engineering task? This engineering task is to create a device that can demonstrate basic energy transfer in an efficient and aesthetically pleasing way. What are you thinking about doing? I am looking to create a toy that can be used in a kindergarten classroom to introduce basic energy transfer and use. Possibly […]

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Claustrophobic Nightmare World

September 17th, 2018 · Comments Off on Claustrophobic Nightmare World · Design

My set design exhibits the anxiety caused by tight enclosures, and the feeling of being trapped. To do this, I created a tower of cardboard boxes, ensuring that, although I was trying to show that the actors were trapped, I left one side of the boxes open so that the audience could see what was […]

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