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March 7, 2019
The K-8 spent a day last week designing and building sleds from cardboard and Duct tape and put their ideas to the test by racing their inventions on Friday.
There were over 30 and 100 kids who raced in staggered sets of twos, threes and fours. Many of the contestants and their crews excitedly explained their design strategies and their expected chances of winning against their competitors.
Two questions were asked of several of the participants: what was the inspiration for their design and what did they think of their chances? These are some of their answers.
Hayden Amende spoke with co...