Ranking Rotors

Henry is participating in his first science fair this week. He’s been hard at work testing his hypothesis related to the strength of different types of windmill rotor blades. This weekend, around the breakfast table, we brainstormed what to call his project. The winning title was “Ranking Rotors.” Before taking the data to school, Henry gave a short presentation on his findings.

As a result of this experience, Henry says he wants to be an engineer when he grows up. Thank you, Mr. B. Thank you, Lopez School. And, thank you, Kristine, who was Henry’s engineering coach throughout this project.

Advertisements

About Tim Fry

Tim is a global communications consultant. He has a background in storytelling, opinion research, brand campaigns and product launches for clients big and small. He has been recognized with several industry awards, including Ad Age’s “40 under 40” and PR News' "15 to Watch." Tim has a bachelor of science degree in foreign service from Georgetown University. When he's not helping people tell their best stories, you're likely to find him riding his bike, kayaking or catching Dungeness Crab on Lopez Island, WA. He can be reached at tim_fry@hotmail.com.
This entry was posted in Education, Family, Science, Video Entry and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

3 Responses to Ranking Rotors

  1. Jim and Mary Kay says:

    Congratulations Henry. .A very impressive demonstration of the various types of wind blade efficiency.
    Love
    Grandpa Eiting

  2. carl fry says:

    Good job of presenting your project Henry. Call me if you need an investor in any of your projects.
    I will certainly find one. Congratulations Henry.

    Grampa Carl

  3. kaye fry says:

    congratulations Henry and your mentor Kristine. What an impressive presentation. Thank You. I am impressed that you are aware that there is a difference between hypothosis and theory. Could that be your next presentaion? ” Oh the places you”ll go” by Dr. Seuss. Birthday march, 2nd.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s