Proto Putty

Proto Putty

8th-graders have been working on learning how casting works and how they could make replicas of everyday items. We ran into an interesting technique that uses 100% silicone caulk and cornstarch; this mixture allows for a quick casting of items and can also make some...
Wind powered kids

Wind powered kids

Sixth graders completed a new project recently. They were tasked with designing the most efficient wind turbine they could using sheets of aluminum flashing. Students studied the many varied styles of wind turbines and how they functioned. The class settled on...