Monday 10th June

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Monday 10th June

9 June 2013

Beavers – are learning knots want to practice in advance see
http://www.stmmsg.net/whats-on/knots/

Cubs and Scouts

Water Jet Powered Rockets.

We will be sending as many Rockets skywards as we can manage in about 1 hour.

We will meet at the entrance to the Castle Grounds on Moor Lane Opposite Honeywell’s Estate Agency.

Can the Boys bring a few plastic bottles (no glass bottles please) with tight fitting corks.

Also if they can:-
Ideally also an adaptor for a bicycle pump to inflate a football.
A Bicycle Pump.
A bottle or carrier with Water such as a 2 litre pop bottle or Cordial bottle.
Some sort of Launcher.

Any Dad’s wanting to come along are always welcome.
A few extra Cordless drills with small drill bits 1.0, 1.5 or 2,0mm ideally.

The Boys will probably get wet – they will be trying very hard to….

See the URL below for ideas.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Water-Rocket-Launch-up-to-250ft-/110693224678?pt=UK_Toys_Creative_Educational_RL&hash=item19c5d490e6

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/WATER-ROCKET-LAUNCHER-model-PCP-launch-soda-pop-bottles-WAY-COOL-/251286271394?pt=Outdoor_Toys_Structures_US&hash=item3a81d435a2

Really Cool Video – well sort off
http://www.gizoo.co.uk/Products/Aquapod.htm?spmc=TGSPPCGGP1158&gclid=COydjobn17cCFdLLtAodhHYAdw

http://www.sciencetoymaker.org/waterRocket/buildWaterRocketLauncher.htm

or from NASA

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Water_rocket

http://www.tclauset.org/21_BtlRockets/BTL.html

But possibly the Best is this

http://www.artofmanliness.com/2012/07/13/weekend-diy-dad-activity-how-to-make-a-quick-n-easy-water-rocket/