Gravity Coaster, Day 1

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Builders are taking a tour of the Warehouse to kick off camp for 2019!

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Climbing up to ROTC rock.

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Playing a “name game” with some bowling balls that helps builders know each other.

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Builders put together a tool caddy to learn some of the essential tools in the shop and make something useful.

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The take apart table was super popular this morning.

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We found this adult garter snake while on a bike adventure today.

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Climbing and playing at the sand pit.

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Builders began to sketch ideas for the gravity coaster that they would design and build as part of their challenge.

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Using milk crates to begin to prototype the idea.

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Starting to put some of the track together.

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What will the carts or vehicles for the coaster look like?

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Taking a break and walked down to the rope swing for a cool dip in the river!

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Further thinking through the plan.

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Finally, getting some materials from the scrap pile for building tomorrow!