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by foxfire
February 18th, 2020, 4:57 pm
Forum: Study Events
Topic: Road Scholar B
Replies: 36
Views: 4100

Re: Road Scholar B

Unfortunately we are a relatively new team and don't have experienced folks who can coach the students. Hoping others have input on additional self-study resources. Thank you!
by foxfire
February 14th, 2020, 9:05 pm
Forum: Study Events
Topic: Road Scholar B
Replies: 36
Views: 4100

Re: Road Scholar B

I am a first time coach for Road Scholar. The students have read the Coaches Manual several times, and have done several practice tests. They asked for additional reading materials, what would you recommend? We do have the "Road Scholar Map Reading Manual 2020" CD, but there is so much in there it i...
by foxfire
December 8th, 2019, 10:38 pm
Forum: Study Events
Topic: Road Scholar B
Replies: 36
Views: 4100

Re: Road Scholar B

Also is there any place where you guys get free hardcopies of maps that are used in practice tests?I am not able to find them and we really need them?Thanks! Some of the practice tests I found on the Internet had electronic maps included. Others referenced specific maps that you can get from places...
by foxfire
December 8th, 2019, 10:35 pm
Forum: Elastic Launched Glider B
Topic: Elastic Launched Glider B
Replies: 125
Views: 8011

Re: Elastic Launched Glider B

I noticed many of the best flying gliders at the competition had combination wood and paper wings. Where can I find a kit or schematic with such as design? Thank you!
by foxfire
December 8th, 2019, 10:34 pm
Forum: Elastic Launched Glider B
Topic: Elastic Launched Glider B
Replies: 125
Views: 8011

Re: Elastic Launched Glider B

Our plane crashed and the horizontal stab broke in half during competition. Is there a way to make the planes stronger, or would that not be worth the extra weight?
by foxfire
November 20th, 2019, 9:32 pm
Forum: Elastic Launched Glider B
Topic: Elastic Launched Glider B
Replies: 125
Views: 8011

Re: Elastic Launched Glider B

Why the different glue for different joints? Is it that some joints may need to be adjusted while others don't need to be adjusted?
by foxfire
November 20th, 2019, 2:02 pm
Forum: Elastic Launched Glider B
Topic: Elastic Launched Glider B
Replies: 125
Views: 8011

Re: Elastic Launched Glider B

Newbie question: why do we need to dilute the duco cement?
by foxfire
November 18th, 2019, 9:10 pm
Forum: Elastic Launched Glider B
Topic: Elastic Launched Glider B
Replies: 125
Views: 8011

Re: Elastic Launched Glider B

Any feedback on the Guru Engineering Tech kit?
by foxfire
November 4th, 2019, 9:58 am
Forum: Study Events
Topic: Road Scholar B
Replies: 36
Views: 4100

Re: Road Scholar B

I am a first time SciOly coach coaching two 6th graders for Road Scholar, so we are hopelessly lost (ironic for a map reading event, I know). The first invitational is a month away! I bought the RS Map Reading Manual CD as well as the Bio Earth Science CD which has some Road Scholar materials also,...
by foxfire
November 2nd, 2019, 11:10 pm
Forum: Study Events
Topic: Road Scholar B
Replies: 36
Views: 4100

Re: Road Scholar B

I am a first time SciOly coach coaching two 6th graders for Road Scholar, so we are hopelessly lost (ironic for a map reading event, I know). The first invitational is a month away! I bought the RS Map Reading Manual CD as well as the Bio Earth Science CD which has some Road Scholar materials also, ...

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