March 17, 2014

Merlene Davis: Sponsors of kids building competition need Legos, T-shirts, construction hats

What would you build using 100 toy building blocks of various sizes, 12 inches of string, an 18-inch square of aluminum foil, 18-inch square poster board and a rock? Ralph Bright, 9, a third-grade student in the Quest Program at Meadowthorpe Elementary School, built a "house with an aluminum foil covering that protected it from the environment," said Melissa C. Bright, his mother. "The rock was the moon and the string kept the moon in orbit." Well, of course.

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