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The Adventures of…ENERGY

A twist on the Rube Goldberg assignment--make it a story.

This project combines the timelessness of a Rube Goldberg machine with the novelty of fidget spinners.  Watch it a few times to see how smart it is.  When working with students and teachers, I find it helpful to ask the students not just to make such machines, but upon doing so to imagine that energy is a character. What happens to Energy as she goes on her journey from the marble to the fidget spinner and so on.

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