S8 L114 – Constellation Spotting

          My brother and I went outside to get some wood for the fireplace one night, and when we were nearly done, my brother remembered the assignment and got me looking.  He kept finding the “little dipper” in every little star cluster, up until he said he found something that looked like a “tail.”  This […]

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S8 L10 – My YouTube Progress

         I think that my YouTube banner, icon, and channel all fit what my Value Proposition is, which is offering ideas to kids like me who ant a new way to have fun.  Using better materials, this works for BB and paintball too, so not just the younger kids with foam-shooters can play.  My banner […]

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S8 L57 – GPS Location

        GPS works by sending out a random signal to identify itself with the GPS satellites orbiting earth, and then based on the time it takes for a signal to get back from each of at least six satellites, can calculate its position on the globe.

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S8 L36 – Incident Action Plan

          For this mission, the objectives are to search the North and South entrances, and Secure SAR Personnel Safety.  The overall objective is to secure the girl.  She was not feeling well and does not have her meds, so we need to get a medical team on the CAP helicopter.  They […]

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S8 L35 – ICS

          Who helps out when the disasters hit?  The ICS, an ever-changing group of people trained to help out, and they do this easily and efficiently because of their smooth command system.  Because of it, they can increase or decrease the amount of people working on the problem without disrupting the mission, or the chain […]

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