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MRPS – 2018 GO-KART RACE DAY!

We saw the planning and hard work that went into constructing the go-karts in our last post.  Here you can enjoy the exuberance and sheer joy students experienced  competing in their ‘marvellous machines’!  The whole school community had a great day watching this exercise in sustainability, collaboration and creativity!  Thank you, Year Sixes!   Video […]

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Go-kart Construction 2018

Friday was the final day of the Year 6 Camp and a very exciting day for participants and the rest of the school, as it was Go-kart Day! Enjoy this trailer showing the excitement, competition and all round STEM skills on display as our whole school community came together for this much anticipated annual event. […]

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Year 6 Go-Karts Rule!

On Friday the oval was a teeming mass of vehicles, students, utes and men (women too) wielding power tools in a huge collaborative effort to design elaborate sustainably powered go-karts!  All will be revealed when the Year 6s race them at the annual Go-kart Races this Friday.  Enjoy this slideshow of their innovative constructions.   […]

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Go-Karts – Go-Go Mobiles of the Future?

Last Friday’s fourteenth annual Go-Kart Building Day saw the oval and undercover areas (due to the early rain) filled with Year 6 students and hard working parents, busy creating go-kart masterpieces! There were no Ben Lecsens present and no ‘winged keels’, but there certainly were a number of ‘secret weapons’ which surfaced as the designs […]

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Go Karts Race to Beat the Weather

The annual Year 6 Go Kart construction and race off proved to be a winner with parents and students turning out in droves to see the spectacle.  Utes and power tools were the order of the day as parents and helpers filled the oval, assisting students to turn their go kart designs into unique racing […]

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