The Five Musketeers from Congdon Park Elementary took first place during the March 2 Regional Tournament of Destination Imagination at Proctor High School. Seventy-five teams and 13 schools competed at the tournament. The Five Musketeers advanced to the April 20 state tournament in Champlin, Minn. The team is made up of (from left) Andrew Bacon, Meredith Hill, Luisa Van Oss, Owen Dearing and Petyon Marshak. Of the five challenges available, the students chose to the Scientific Challenge, which involved exploring how the science of wind energy can be used to make kinetic art move. The team had to design and create a piece of kinetic art that moves during the presentation, create and present an original story that features an invisible visitor and integrate wind energy research into the story.
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