Thumbnail for 496860

Check out San Bernardino County students’ Rube Goldberg machines they made for a contest

By in Press Enterprise on November 5, 2017

By Staff report

Sure, anyone can pour a bowl of cereal.

But on Saturday, Nov. 4, hundreds of San Bernardino County elementary, middle and high school students used complex machines to pour a bowl of cereal with flair as part of a Rube Goldberg competition organized by the San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools’ Alliance for Education/Student Events.

  • Lindsey Moo, an eighth-grader from Lyle S. Briggs K-8 School, uses a large spoon for the school’s presentation during a Rube Goldberg contest at the Pearce Sports Center in San Bernardino on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. What is Rube Goldberg? A comically involved, complicated invention, laboriously contrived to perform a simple operation. Photo by James Carbone, Contributing Photographer

  • Students from Morgan Elementary School test their machine, “Mustang Bots,” during a Rube Goldberg contest at the Pearce Sports Center in San Bernardino on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. What is Rube Goldberg? A comically involved, complicated invention, laboriously contrived to perform a simple operation. Photo by James Carbone, Contributing Photographer

    Students from Morgan Elementary School test their machine, “Mustang Bots,” during a Rube Goldberg contest at the Pearce Sports Center in San Bernardino on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. What is Rube Goldberg? A comically involved, complicated invention, laboriously contrived to perform a simple operation. Photo by James Carbone, Contributing Photographer

  • Students from Rialto High School have a “Stars Wars” theme for their presentation during the “Pour A Bowl of Cereal” Rube Goldberg 2018 Machine Contest at the Pearce Sports Center in San Bernardino, CA., Saturday, November 4, 2017. Rube Goldberg: “a comically involved, complicated invention, laboriously contrived to perform a simple operation.” (Photo by James Carbone for the San Bernardino Sun)

    Students from Rialto High School have a “Stars Wars” theme for their […]    

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*