April 1st, 2014 + Challenge (Rude Goldberg)

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E-CSLIT Leaders,
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Here is your FINAL E-CSLIT challenge due at our next meeting, Tues. April 1st.
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Create a Rube Goldberg machine/invention, device (a deliberately over-engineered or overdone machine) that performs a very simple task in a very complex fashion, usually including a chain reaction 🙂
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1) As a school, you can choose any materials you want to construct your Rube Goldberg machine.
Example:
      – Bristol Board
      – Glue/Tape
      – Elastic Bands/String – Ball
      – Wood
      – Dominoes
      – Pulleys
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2) The goal is to piece all of the schools’ machines together to create one giant Rube Goldberg Machine.
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3) Let’s try to accomplish this goal with a limit of restarting/lifting the ball 10 times.
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This is order by which we will be connecting to each other is below.  Teachers, if you have time, try to touch base with:
a. The school before you so you know how to start your machine
b. The school after you so they know how to start their machine
**No worries if you can’t we’ll just have to creatively connect on the fly
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Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati Denny Choe Sarah Fitzpatrick
Blessed Sacrament Roberto Juarez Anna Wantuch
Blessed Trinity Geraldine Osborne
Epiphany of Our Lord Andrea Nip
Holy Spirit Roxanne Goodridge Darren Aungier
Immaculate Conception Brian Meli Rommy Bermitt
Our Lady of Fatima Alyssa D’Angelo
Our Lady of Grace Rita Wakim
Precious Blood Suzanne Hatch
St. Jean de Brebeuf Ryan Aunger Jennifer Brault
St. Rose of Lima Enrica Wong Ashley Lorenzo
St. Agnes Tanya Maraj Enzo Merenda
St. Angela Michelle Donoghue-Stanford Rosanna Battista
St. Barbara Mark Bryce Merle Gonsalvez
St. Bartholomew Darryl Henn Louille D’Souza
St. Conrad Adriana Iannozzi
St. Gabriel Lalemant Diana Marchese Maureen Drake
St. Isaac Jogues Phil Gahunia
St. John Arif Ali Elisha Horbay
St. John the Evangelist Christina Pasquali Cathy D’Amico
St. Kevin Deborah Karam
St. Maria Goretti Keleigh Jenkins Patrick Samler
St. Martin de Porres Keleigh Jenkins Matthew Bryce
St. Nicholas of Bari Michelle Cimpric Rob Millin
St. Paschal Baylon Amy Matera Christian Litonjua
St. Philip Neri Diane Ignoto Tania Massara
St. Pius X Kyla Bondy
St. Sylvester Oycie Povo Barb Stoner
St. Thomas Aquinas Abby Jones Natalie Iafrate
St. Ursula Shannon Murphy Angela McDowell
Ingrid McEachen
St. Vincent de Paul Johanna Skoreyko Sprules Kirsten Rajca
St. Henry Ava Patroni
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RG
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Here are some youtube links to examples of Rube Gold Machines (click links):
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Example 1 – This one is insane
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Example 2 – Much more simple example
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See you all at the next E-CSLIT face-to-face meeting on Tuesday, April 1st with your completed challenges!  WE CAN DO IT!!!

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