In 3 hours we will have finished our project!
For this week we mainly focused on what we had left to do and making sure we will be able to finish for next Friday. This week we didn’t really have any highlights other than splitting roles between us and talking throughout.
During the Easter break from the 26th of March to the 19th of April our priority as a group was to make another rocket and launcher together based on the previous prototype. The highlights from these three weeks was:
(Amir pressuring our rocket)
This week we have been focused on making sure that we have a good amount of work available on website for our formative assessment. Our highlights this week are:
Fingers crossed Monday goes well, and our work is good enough so we know if we are heading in the right direction to get top grades!
This week we finally received our electronics kits from the University, unfortunately, none of us had worked with a micro:bit before! The weeks highlights are:
This week our focus was to make some kind of prototype so we can test whether or not our ideas from the previous weeks will actually work, and they did! We now know our release mechanism works, so we can now continue to test and perfect our design for the rocket itself. Some of the other highlights this week was:
After the progress that we made last week we had so much to go off for this week. This meant that we were looking to improve these initial designs and try to make more decisions about the rockets overall design. The highlights this week were:
This picture above shows a design made using Open Rocket with the CG in front of the CP.
We have had just one week together as a team and already so much progress has been made! Some of the highlights from this week are: