Building flashlights!

Today in class we learned that we will be making flashlights! I am so excited to start building, but before we build we have to draw diagrams. We are drawing the diagrams in a 0.5in = 1in/1 box scale. We are drawing our diagram exactly how our flashlight will look. I can’t wait to start […]

The self-driving car game!

Today in class we played the self-driving car game. It was really fun, I did it in 1 minute and 30 seconds! It was much harder than I expected. I loved making the switches and learning about circuits, it is very interesting. We set up/attach the switches the switches to the breadboard all by ourselves. […]

Switches!

Over the past week we have been working on switches. It is really fun! We use tinfoil as the conductor and we make a switch that lets two parts of tinfoil touch and light up an LED light. Soon we will be playing a game where there are three different colored lights (green, red, and […]

Solder people!!!

This week we have been working on solder people! At first I thought it was really scary, but after a while i got used to it. Now I love soldering! It is so much fun! To solder, first you have to put your pieces right where you want them. Then you habve to heat up […]

Self-driving Cars!

Today in technology we learned about self-driving cars. We learned that self-driving cars are very useful for people with disabilities such as blindness. I think that self-driving cars are definitely in our future. We also learned that even though self-driving cars seem safe they do have some problems. One problem is that cars and robots […]

Atoms!

Today in class we learned about atoms! We learned that atoms are made up of three parts, protons, neutrons, and electrons. Protons have positive energy, neutrons are neutral, and electrons carry negative energy. In class we learned that if a grapefruit was the size of the earth, the atoms would only be the size of […]

Starting technology!

Hello! My name is Chloe Paquin and I am in 6th grade in fountain house. This quarter I have technology as my quarterly. In technology I will be posting about what we do and make. I am sorry I have not been posting a lot, I was very busy with starting 6th grade. Now I […]

Introducing Chloe!

Hi! My name is Chloe. I love to play sports, my favorite sports are basketball, softball, and lacrosse. My favorite subjects in school are art, PE, math, and reading. I love riddles and I will be posting some of my favorites. I have one sister, a mom, and a dad. My favorite flavor of ice […]