Monday, May 28, 2012

Cardboard Boat Races

·        Parents are welcome and encouraged to join us to observe the day’s activities.

1.    What to bring during the construction of the boat: 

a.    Please wear closed toed shoes (runners, etc.) no flip flops in the machine shop
b.    Bring meter sticks – SIEC does have some, however; not enough for every team.
c.    Sketch of boat
d.    Prototype

2.    What to bring during the racing of the boat: 

a.    Swimsuit (for the girls, a one-piece OR shirt cover-up; no bikinis)
b.    Towel
c.    Flip-flops/sandals to wear while you are waiting to race.  PLEASE NOTE:  THAT FOOTWEAR IS NOT ALLOWED ON THE POOL DECK.

3.    Bring your own lunch to the competition

4.    Schedule for the day is below


9:30 am – 10:00 am
Arrival And Registration
10:00 am – 10:15 am
Announcement / Instructions
10:15 am – 11:45 am
Boat Construction
11:45 am – 12:30 pm
(Career Information and SIAST presentation (Rm 104)
12:30 pm –  1:00 pm
Move Boats From Gym To Pool
1:00 pm      2:15 pm
Boat Races
2:15 pm      2:20 pm
Awards Presentations and Dismissal