The S.C. 4-H Engineering Challenge

 

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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College

 

An opportunity for students 9-19 to learn, have fun, demonstrate their science, technology, engineering and math skills, and compete for individual and team honors.

 

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2017 Challenges

Click on the name of the challenge below to view its preparation document. Documents explain the rules of each challenge, what to bring, and what to expect. Students are expected to read the preparation document prior to attending the event. 

Bridge Building Challenge – Teams of 2-4 students

Egg Lofter Rocket Challenge – Teams of 2-3 students

Energy House Challenge – Teams of 2-4 students

GPS Challenge – Teams of 2-4 students

LEGO Robotics Challenge – Teams of 2-6 students

Mystery Challenge – Teams of 2-4 students. No prep document; its a mystery!

Power of Photography Challenge – NEW! Individuals submit a photo and description prior to the event.

Solar Oven Showcase Challenge – NEW! Teams of 2-4 students

 

Make it a family outing!

A STEM Fair will be set up during the event to provide fun, hands-on STEM activities and interactive demonstrations for all ages. Adult chaperones and non-participant children can purchase a lunch for the event on the registration page.

 

Registration

Registration will be open January 6- March 1.
IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
  • Pre-registration is required for participation in all challenges. Each challenge has a limited number of tickets available.
  • It is expected that students are prepared to compete before attending the event. Please read the preparation document for the challenge you have registered for.
  • Registration includes t-shirt and lunch for registered participants. Lunch is not included for chaperones, but can be purchased separately.
  • Participants must bring items to participate in certain challenges. Please read the preparation document for the challenge you are going to register for.

 

 Check out last year’s event!


For more information, contact Katie Rishebarger at korishe@clemson.edu
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