Ike Ea Program in Hilo
Tech Together - (Mon) May 10, 2010
The ‘Ike Ea Program continued its goal of teaching
Engineering and Electronics at two schools in Hilo. Classes started on April
at Haili Christian School and Ke Kula Nawahiokalani’op’u.
Daily hands-on activities such as, popsicle stick bridge building with a 50
lbs. load test, egg drop, circuits and model house wiring, helped reinforce the
concepts learned during the lecture part of the course. A total of two classes
with 37 students participated in the program. Students were recognized with
their efforts with a certificate and goody bags during a scheduled and well
attended family nights that showcased their projects. The team will be closing the school year at
Kahaluu and Waiahole Elementary.