We spent last week planning our Rube Goldberg device, inspired by Chris Rylander’s hilarious chain-reaction of events in his story, “I Will Destroy You, Derek Jeter,” from Guys Read: Sports Pages.
We started at the end (what we wanted it to do), and worked backwards until we ran out of ideas/time. I was impressed with what everyone came up with. Can’t wait to test it out.
Here’s a video of some of our planning and systematic testing of Hot Wheels cars: