RACV Energy Breakthrough

Our Adventure to Maryborough!

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17th May – 2nd Pushcart Meeting

Agenda for the next Pushcart meeting Friday 17th May

  • students needs to read the 2013 RACV Handbook
  • come up with designs and a theme
  • continue your fitness training and keep a record of waht your doing.

 

 

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9th May – Pushcart Meeting

Today we rode last years cart around the school grounds. What did you think? What would you change on a new cart?

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HPV – 9th May – Testing the cut up HPV

After Monday meeting cutting up the HPV today we tested to see if it fits us all to comfortably ride. What did you think of the HPV cut down?

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HPV – meeting minutes 6th May

 

 

 

2013 – RAVC ENERGY BREAKTHROUGH

NEW GISBORNE PS

‘HPV’ TEAM”

 AGENDA – Meeting #3

When:          Monday May 20th, 7:15 – 8:15pm

Where:        238 Station road, New Gisborne

 

 

 

# Item Person
1 Welcome Mr Bell
2 Minutes   & Actions Mel
3 To   Discussa. What has been changed on the HPV?

b. What parts are needed?

c. Student fitness

d. Exercise Log book

e. Sponsorship/Marketing / Publicity

 

Dads

Dads

Mr Bell,   Ms Preaudet

Anne, Ms   Preaudet

Anne, Mel   & Ms Preaudet

5 To doa. Measure current HPV against guidelines

b. Take photos

c. Set timelines

All
7 Summing   up:a. What is on the action list

 

Mel
8 Future   meeting date & place All

 

 

 

MINUTES – Meeting #2 (May 6th)

 

Who was there?

 

Scott and   Sienna Braini Derm and   Emily Moody
Donald,   Tia and Alex Cairney Jim and Bianca   (on behalf of John) Need
Anne and   Matthew Cassidy Jason
Melanie   and Callum Hay Apology:   Mark and Joshua Walker

 

 

 

Key points

 

  • Students put forward some suggested team names:
    • ‘The Persistent Possums’ – links in with the ‘You Can Do It’ school message
    • ‘The Crusader’s’ – represents a ‘strong group movement’
    • ‘Nitro Possums’ – links in with the school logo
    • ‘New Endeavour’ – first time HPV team from New Gis
  • Blue and Yellow theme strongly supported at this stage
  • Sponsorship ideas – contact energy companies, local noticeboards, sausage sizzle at Bunnings Sunbury, apply for Bendigo bank grant, work with the local newspaper early on to inform local community of NGPS RACV breakthrough entries (to liaise with Mrs Miller – media contact for school)
  • Anne, Mel and Ms Preaudet to represent HPV team at joint NGPS sponsorship meeting
  • Students to keep an ongoing log of their general exercise (to build fitness) and time practicing in the HPV
  • Modifications to vehicle: Pedals brought forward (‘axle’ shortened by 6 inches) chain shortened

 

MEETING DATES:
When Time Where Who should come
Friday 10th   May 3:20-4:00pm New   Gisborne PS All   students to test HPV
Monday 13th  May  7:15 –   8:15pm 238   Station rd Those   involved in HPV engineering
Tuesday   14th May TBC New   Gisborne PS Anne, Ms   Preaudet and Mel to meet with pushcart team around sponsorship
Monday 20th   May 7:15 –   8:15 pm 238   Station rd Everyone

 

 

 

Action List

 

Person Job To be completed by Status
Students
  1.   Callum to email Mr Bell the link to the videos he viewed from previous   years to put up on the NGPS Energy   breakthrough blog
  2.   Alex to take photos during our next meeting – Mr Bell to supply camera
  3.   Everyone to think about the connections between energy breakthrough and what   you cover in class eg sustainable energy
  4.   Leave a comment on the blog (click on the link above) about the team   name suggestions, something you’re looking forward to etc

 

Meeting #3(May 20th)
Parents
  1.   Anne – email Ray (bell.ray.e@edumail.vic.gov.au ) an XL exercise   tracking sheet for the students to use.
  2.   Ms Preaudet – Bring along a manila folder for each student to keep   HPV info in
Meeting   #3 (May 20th

 

 

 

 

 

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Are you training??

The RACV challenge requires endurance training leading up to the event. what are you doing to train? Let the team know about your training. Are you making use of the execrcise bike at school? Ensure you keep a log of your training.

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Pushcart – 10th May First meeting

The pushcart team will hold their first meeting at NGPS at 4.00pm on Friday the 10th of May. bring a helmet and sturdy shoes as we will be testing all of the old carts we’ve used at school.

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HPV 6th May Meeting

Tonight meeting was a huge success with Jim taking to the cart with a grinder to start the rebuild of the HPV and all of the dads getting their hands dirty remodeling and changing the cart to the awe of

looking students.

 

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HPV 6th May Adgenda

2013 – RAVC ENERGY BREAKTHROUGH

NEW GISBORNE PS

‘HPV’ TEAM

 

 

 AGENDA – Meeting #2

When:          Monday May 6th, 7-8pm

Where:        238 Station road, New Gisborne

 

 

# Item Person
1 Welcome RB
2 Minutes   & Actions MH
3 To   Discuss

a. What do we need to change on the HPV?

b. What parts are needed?

c. Student fitness

d. Exercise Log book

e. Record progress (ie photos etc)

f. Sponsorship

  •   Letter and/or less formal option
  •   Target. Student and parent involvement

g. Marketing / Publicity

 

 

All

All

MH AC ALL

MH

RB MH

All

All

5 To do

a. Measure kids

b. Measure current HPV against guidelines

c. Take photos

d. Set timelines

 

 

All

7 Summing   up:

a. What is on the action list

b. Setting milestones

 

MH
8 Future   meeting date & place All

 

MINUTES – Meeting #1 (April 30th)

 

Who was there?

Scott and   Sienna Braini Derm and   Emily Moody
Donald,   Tia and Alex Cairney Jim and   Jonno Need
Anne and   Matthew Cassidy  
Melanie   and Callum Hay Apology:   Mark and Joshua Walker

 

Key points

  • Melanie Hay nominated as Team Coordinator (back-up Anne Cassidy)
  • The ‘Moody’ residence chosen for future meetings (Thanks Derm and Emily!)

Address: 238 Station rd, New Gisborne

  • Team contact details gathered
  • Future meetings to take place on a Monday between 7-8pm
  • Skills of team members discussed
  • Sponsorship ideas raised

 

Action List

Person Job To be completed by Status
Students 1. Review   Energy Breakthrough website

www.racvenergybreakthrough.net

  •   Bring along one interesting fact you read about the energy   breakthrough to share at the next meeting

 

2. Start   to think of a team name

  •   bring your suggestions to the next meeting to share

 

May 6th   (Meeting #2)

 

 

 

Meeting #4

 
Parents 1. Apply   for leave now! Block off November 21-24 in your diaries J

 

2. Review   HPV specs from Energy Breakthrough website

www.racvenergybreakthrough.net/downloads/

  •   What jumps out – things to consider
  •   Bring specs to compare with our HPV
 

 

 

May 6th   (Meeting #2)

 

 

 

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2013 Information Evening

An information evening will be held on Tuesday 19th March at 7.00pm in Mr Bell’s classroom. If you are interested in attending the information session leave a comment so that numbers can be accomadated for in the meeting.

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HPV

Wahoo! for the first time ever NGPS has enterd the Human Powered Vehecile divison of the the 2013 RACV Energy Breakthrough Challange.

More Information will be up shortly

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