Rules Clarification

Allowable Notes

Event Binder or Sheet Type of Notes
Disease Detectives 2 inch, 3-ring binder Student generated, handwritten notes
Don't Bug Me 2 inch, 3-ring binder Student-generated, handwritten notes, charts & keys
Knock Knock 2-3 inch, 3-ring binder Hole-punched pages of information in any form from any source
Rock Hound 8 ½ x 11 inch sheet of paper One handwritten charts/notes, both sides of paper may be utilized. NOT ALLOWED:  Sheet protectors, layers, tape/glue 
Starry, Starry Night 2 inch, 3-ring binder Student generated, handwritten notes, charts & keys
Weather or Not 2-3 inch, 3-ring binder Information in any form from any source

 

Bridge Building

Question:  What brand and size of paper straws are being used?

Answer:  The brand and size of paper straws is: Verde, 7-3/4", white, unwrapped paper straws, 250/pkg.  Straws may be purchased at Smart & Final. 

Catapult 

Question:  Page 4, Rule 3, under the heading, "Construction", states...Launch force must be provided by gravity or elastic solids (such as springs, rubber bands, etc.)

Are we allowed to use metal springs as the launch force?

Answer:  As long as the springs do not come off of the device they can be used to launch the device. 

Disease Detective

Question:  Will HIV/Aids be part of the content in this event?

Answer: No, HIV/Aids will not be included in the content.

Straw Egg Drop

Question:  What brand and size of paper straws are being used?

Answer: The brand and size of paper straws is:  Verde, 7-3/4", white, unwrapped paper straws, 250/pkg.  Straws may be purchased at Smart & Final.