Technology Post 10

When I finished setting everything up for my flashlight, I had to solder the circuit. I went over to the soldering station and put my safety goggles on. I soldered the different parts of the circuit together and tested it. It worked! I took apart my flashlight and put the circuit inside it. My wires… Continue Reading Technology Post 10

Technology Post 9

Today I went for extra help. It was very helpful. I was sort of behind, and this gave me a big boost on my project. I started by looking through the scrap bin because my pipes needed to be shorter and it was too hard to saw just a little bit off. I had a… Continue Reading Technology Post 9

Technology Post 8

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!β€οΈπŸŽƒ today in technology we continued working on our flashlight projects. I cut and stripped my wires and sawed my pipes. I think my progress is good and I will be done getting my supplies ready soon. Also, my measurements are very precise so I hope I will get a good grade on this… Continue Reading Technology Post 8

Technology Post 7πŸ”¦

This week we started a new unit. We ended the breadboard circuit unit by playing the switch game. For this game, we flipped down two regular playing cards and whichever side a red card was on, we flipped the switch on that side. If the cards were both red, we would flip the one in… Continue Reading Technology Post 7πŸ”¦

Technology Post #6

Today I organized wires on a bread board to make the lights go on. Basically they have to be at the same space and so do the wires that connect to the battery. That makes the lights go on. But to connect it to a switch you have to take out one side of two… Continue Reading Technology Post #6

Technology post 5

I finished my three switches. One of them is a turtle in the ocean and when it goes toward the tin foil, the light turns on. Another one is two pieces of cardboard and when the ends with tin foil touch, the light turns on. My third one is a switch where you push the… Continue Reading Technology post 5

Technology Post 4

Yesterday our class learned about how self driving cars work and we watched a video about a blind man who had one and it really made a big impact in his life. In class today, we started to make our circuits. Basically what we have to do is make a circuit that works when two… Continue Reading Technology Post 4

Technology Post 3

In technology, we did a soldering unit and for my project, I made a heart. First we did a lot of planning, like making a bunch of different designs to decide what we were going to make. We also used an app called Vectornator to sketch out our designs digitally, which we printed out. Then,… Continue Reading Technology Post 3

Technology post 2

In one of the first few days of technology, we played a game called breakout EDU. It’s kind of like escape the room, but the objective was to open the lockbox and get the safety goggles inside. We had to use the sheets of paper that we got and try to get clues from it.… Continue Reading Technology post 2

Technology Safety post 1

One day in tech class mr Calvert was telling us all about the injuries that happen in the classroom. Nicole got impaled too. There was a cabinet with a gun in it and he said thAT SCISSORS CAN HURT MORE. WHAT? We were all laughing because it was so funny. The class was very helpful.… Continue Reading Technology Safety post 1