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Communications Field Day # 2 - April 22, 2013

 

Dorothy Grant Elementary School (K6DGE)'s Communications Field Day # 2 - April 22, 2013.

A total of 54 students (29 4th Grade Class and 25 DGES Ham Radio Club students) participated in the event. Select this link to view the Communications Field Day # 2 PowerPoint Presentation

 

The following Amateur Radio Operators provided student assistance during this project:

Beverly Matheson (KJ6SRX) (Teacher and President of K6DGE DGES Amateur Radio Club)

David Collingham (K3LP) (Station Trustee and VP of K6DGE DGES Amateur Radio Club)

- Class Room Electronics Theory & Lab

Louis P. Malory (WA6DVK) - Class Room Electronics Theory & Lab

Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) - Operating the Station

Clark Stewart (W8TN) - Operating the Station

Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) - Antenna Building

Mike Mitchell (W6RW) - Antenna Building

Charles Spetnagel (W6KK) - Antenna Building and Operating the Station

 

The schedule for the day included the following;

 

4th Grade Class Students; 29 Students

10:30 AM to 2:30 PM - 29 Students were divided into three teams (Qty 10, 10 and 9 students respectively). Each student team participated about 1 hour in each of the three workstations:

 

Module A - Operating the K6DGE Amateur Radio Station. Every student was able to get on the radio and participate in a QSO, Logging and CQing.

Module B - Building 1/4 Wave Vertical and/or 1/4 Wave Dipole Antennas; Hands-On Workshop

Module C - Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Usage

 

DGES Amateur Radio Club Students (After School); 25 Students

2:30 PM - 4:45 PM - 25 Students were divided into two teams (Qty 13 and 12 students respectively). Each student team participated about 25 minutes in each of the three workstations:

Module A - Operating the K6DGE Amateur Radio Station. Every student was able to get on the radio and participate in a QSO, Logging and CQing.

Module B - Building 1/4 Wave Vertical and/or 1/4 Wave Dipole Antennas; Hands-On Workshop

Module C - Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Usage

 

5:00 PM - Close of Day's Event

1st Year DGES Amateur Radio Club Members:

Ham Radio Operator Instructors; Left to Right (Back Row):

Jay Kobelin (W2IJ), Clark Stewart (W8TN), Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC), David Collingham (K3LP), Mike Mitchell (W6RW), Charles Spetnagel (W6KK) and Beverly Matheson (KJ6SRX)

Louis P. Malory (WA6DVK)

 

Student Club Members:

Salvador Briseno, Ayaan Azim, Samara Blanche, Cheyanne Armenta, Nicole Adams, Jacob Mead (squatting in the front), Nathan Glick, Taylor Manalo, Aneesa Vega, Mark Carota, Joshua Glick, Grant Furr, Pablo Zeledon, Amber Blanchard, Jacob Harper, Zarchary Harper,

Cody Larson, Marquis Williams, Junior Alafaro, Kaiya Gilmer, Belal Al-Sabbagh, John, Miguel H., Savannah Taylor, Valerie Holland

4th Grade Class Participants:

Ham Radio Operator Instructors; Left to Right (Back Row):

 Clark Stewart (W8TN), Jay Kobelin (W2IJ),

Louis P. Malory (WA6DVK), Charles Spetnagel (W6KK), Mike Mitchell (W6RW) and David Collingham (K3LP)

 

Student Class Room Participants:

TBD

 

 

Here are some photos of the DGES Amateur Radio Club members and 4th Grade Class participating in Communications Field Day # 2 event. These photos were taken on April 22, 2013:

 

Module A- Students Getting on the Air; K6DGE Station

 

Communications Field Day - 05.A; L to R: Clark Stewart (W8TN), Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC), Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) and Mike Mitchell (W6RW) get introduce to students Communications Field Day - 05.B; Louis P. Malory (WA6DVK - Retired School Teacher FOHI) gets introduced to students by David Collingham (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 05.C; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC)
Communications Field Day - 01; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Clark Stewart (W8TN) Communications Field Day - 02; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 03; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC)
Communications Field Day - 04.1; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station Communications Field Day - 04.2; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station Communications Field Day - 04.3; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station
Communications Field Day - 04.4; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 04.5; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 04.6; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC)
Communications Field Day - 05.1; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 05.2; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Beverly Matheson (KJ6SRX - Teacher) Communications Field Day - 05.3; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC)
Communications Field Day - 05.4; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 05.5; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Stationwith Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 05.6; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station
Communications Field Day - 05.7; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station Communications Field Day - 05.8; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station Communications Field Day - 05.9; Clark Stewart (W8TN) and Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) at the K6DGE Radio Station helping the students
Communications Field Day - 05.10; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station Communications Field Day - 05.11; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Charles Spetnagel (W6KK) Communications Field Day - 05.12; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Clark Stewart (W8TN) and Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC)
Communications Field Day - 05.13; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 05.14; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC) Communications Field Day - 05.15; Students Operating the K6DGE Radio Station with Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC)

Module B - Antenna Building

Communications Field Day - 06.1; Students Operating Building Antennas - Tri-band Vertical in the Garden Area Communications Field Day - 06.2; Students Operating Building Antennas - Ground Mounted 1/4 Wave Vertical Built by students Communications Field Day - 06.3; Students Operating Building Antennas - Ground Mounted 1/4 Wave Vertical Built by students
Communications Field Day - 07.1; Students Operating Building Antennas - Dipole Build by Students Communications Field Day - 07.2; Students Operating Building Antennas - Dipole Build by Students Communications Field Day - 07.3; Students Operating Building Antennas
Communications Field Day - 08.1; DGES Students Discuss Vertical Antenna with David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 08.2; Students Discuss Vertical Antenna with David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 08.3; Students Discuss Vertical Antenna with David (K3LP)
Communications Field Day - 09.1;  David (K3LP) in the garden with Hustler Vertical Antenna Communications Field Day - 09.2; Jay Kobelin (W2IJ), Mike Mitchell (W6RW) and Charles Spetnagel (W6KK) taking a break Communications Field Day - 09.3; Students making Antennas with Mike Mitchell (W6RW), and Charles Spetnagel (W6KK)
Communications Field Day - 09.4; Students making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) Communications Field Day - 09.5; Students making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) and Mike Mitchell (W6RW) Communications Field Day - 09.6; Students making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ)
Communications Field Day - 09.7; Students making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) Communications Field Day - 09.8; Students making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) Communications Field Day - 09.9; Students making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) and Mike Mitchell (W6RW)
Communications Field Day - 09.10; Students learning how to strip wire with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) Communications Field Day - 09.11; Students pointing toward the antennas they made and installed; 1/4 Wire Vertical Antenna for 20 meters and 1/4 Wire Dipole for 15 meters Communications Field Day - 09.12; Students discuss making Antennas with Jay Kobelin (W2IJ)
TBD TBD
Communications Field Day - 09.13; DGES Students Discuss Vertical Antenna with David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 09.14; TBD Communications Field Day - 09.15; TBD

Module C; Electronics Theory & Lab

Communications Field Day - 10; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use - Louis Malory (WA6DVK) and David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 11; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use with David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 12; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use with Beverly Matheson (KJ6SRX)
Communications Field Day - 13; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use with David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 14; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use class Communications Field Day - 15; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use class with David (K3LP)
Communications Field Day - 16; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 17; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 18; DGES Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use
Communications Field Day - 19; Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use David (K3LP)  Communications Field Day - 20;  Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 21; Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use David (K3LP) 
Communications Field Day - 22; Kicking off the day with the students; David Collingham (K3LP), Clark Stewart (W8TN), Dr. Arnold Shatz (N6HC), Jay Kobelin (W2IJ) and Mike Mitchell (W6RW) Communications Field Day - 23; Students participate in Electronics Theory and Hands-On Electronic Equipment Use David (K3LP) Communications Field Day - 24; Louis P. Malory (WA6DVK - Retired School Teacher FOHI) gets introduced to students by David Collingham (K3LP)

 

   
   

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