Enjoy the summer break, Coyotes!
FINAL SUBMISSION IS FEB 23, MONDAY!!
Feb 23 (Monday) : Bring your display boards ONLY to the MPR before 8:15am.
Feb 24 (Tuesday) All teams will be presenting their inventions in the MPR. These inventors will be called from their classrooms beginning at 8:25am.
Feb 25 (Wednesday) 1st to 5th grade individuals will be presenting their inventions in the MPR. These inventors will be called from their classrooms beginning at 8:25am.
Bring your invention on the day that you are presenting to the MPR before school starts or with you when called from your classroom to present.
Individual entries will be given a total of 5 minutes to present and answer the judges’ questions.
Team entries will be given 10 minutes total to present and answer questions.
Tip: Divide the presentation among the group or have one do the presentation but everyone has to have a turn in answering the judges’ questions.
Invention Convention Team
Reidy Creek Inventors
Advisory Sessions are at the MPR during lunch break.
Bring your journal and pencils. (Habit #1: Be Proactive)
Week 1: Habit #2 “Begin with the end in Mind”
January 27 (Tuesday) – Inventors will brainstorm and come up with problems they find that needs solutions.
Week 2: Habit #3 “Put First Things First”
February 3 (Tuesday) – Inventors must have already picked a problem from their list. This session will be used to help them come up with solutions.
Week 3: Habit #4 “Think Win Win”
February 10 (Tuesday) – Inventors must have a solution to their problem by now. This session will be used to help them with the design of their prototype or product.
Week 4: Habit #5 “Seek First to Understand….. Then to be Understood”
February 18 (Wednesday) – This session will be used to create their display board. We will help you write:
- Statement of the Problem
- Statement of Solution
- Diagram (if no photos)
Other Important Dates:
February 23 (Monday) – Need to submit the Display Board ONLY.
February 24 and 25 (Tuesday and Wednesday)– Judging Days. Bring your product or prototype on the day you are assigned to present your invention.
Winners will be announced at the end of judging day.
February 26 (Thursday) – Parents will be able to view the inventions during school hours. All grade levels will follow a schedule for viewing hours.
February 27 (Friday) Awards ceremony. All display boards and prototypes must go home with students.
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT INTENT TO INVENT FORM
JANUARY 23 (FRIDAY)
FORMS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE FRONT OFFICE
VISIT OUR WEBSITE
There is still time to turn in your Intent To Invent forms. Deadline to turn in your form is Jan 23. No other applications will be accepted after this date.
Forms are available in the front office or go to our website http://www.reidycreekpta.org.
Hope to see your name on our list of inventors!