Tricky Triangles


We started pre-season training today! We learned about teamwork, and what our personal responsibility is when we’re part of a big team.

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We next got introduced to the sub teams that we’ll be part of this year. Mechanical, electrical, programming and business….so much to choose from!

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We had time for snacks and socializing…

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We shared our cookies with our friendly custodians too.

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Our hands on focus was on measuring, cutting, and drilling safely.

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Our goal was to construct a tricky triangle peg game.

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We learned how to cut an angle with a mitre box

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We sanded the cut edges

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Looking good!

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The next step was measuring, where we learned to measure twice before drilling!

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Then we drilled holes for the pegs. We measured to choose the right drill bit

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Then we drilled lots of holes.

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The results looked pretty good!
Some even worked upside down!

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Good work everyone! We look forward to welcoming more members next week. You never know what you’ll learn.

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