Victoria Chumsa-Jones

Victoria Chumsa-Jones

Minds over materials

NANAIMO – Students from junior high and elementary schools participate in Skills Canada-B.C. regional junior competition.

Victoria Chumsa-Jones, left, Sherri McLeod-Corfield and Ana Juarez, all Grade 8 students, bundle pasta with a hot glue gun as they engineer their entry in the spaghetti bridge building competition.

Students from junior high and elementary schools were at Nanaimo District Secondary School Friday to build bridges, sumo robots and gravity cars in the Skills Canada-B.C. regional junior competition.