Kohala High Electric Car Team 2002 Recipe for Roping in the Win
Department of Educations Standards Driven Integrated project Project that Kohala has been involved in since first year Invitation to participate Submission of letter of intent Acceptance
Key ingredients to Get in advance One maniacal teacher who is willing to be Lead Teacher …. Translated: person willing to handle headaches, gripes, excuses, find funding, answer to higher ups, lose sleep, handle the heat, be the bad Babe In Total Control of Herself! Knead and rolling pin the potential from students, massage mentors & principals and other helpful folks
Collect and blend Team members Pour in 2 returning seniors and one Junior who REALLY want to do Electric car again. Add 2 more seniors returning (remove their doubts) Stir in 2 senior gals who watched the project last year; keep their covering of curiosity Stir in 1 new senior for flavor
Pre-heat Take students to important informational meeting Split the kuleana
Send & get the car to Oahu! Whew ! Put a flame on it!
Theres more to this recipe than meets the eye…… … If you can gather good folks, good fun and good ideas … stir them up with enthusiasm Tenderize the teenitis with straightforward honesty … model keeping your word… commit to the overall learning and integration
Put in Kokua to taste Equal portions of parent involvement Put all these ingredients into a partially baked shell Simmer for a month.... Remember to stir, stir, stir