Title

Improvement of the Snackees Travel Snack and Drink Cup

Author(s)

Katelyn AbleFollow

School Name

Center for Advanced Technical Studies

Grade Level

12th Grade

Presentation Topic

Engineering

Presentation Type

Non-Mentored

Abstract

A new and improved travel snack and drink cup for toddlers. This cup benefited both children and parents featuring a twistable auto-sealed lid. wanted to design a cup for toddlers can enjoy their snacks and drink in one cup and parents can feel comfortable giving their child a sippy cup. While doing her research she discovered that traditional sippy cups for toddlers promote tooth decay because most toddlers drink sugary juices throughout the day and the sugar can cling to their teeth causing tooth decay. Her hypothesis stated, If traditional sippy cups promote tooth decay in toddlers, then why do parents still give sippy cups to their children. eliminated this problem through the design of her lid. used a 3-D print machine where her 3rd prototype was made. reached goals of a designed cup eliminated tooth decay through sippy cups while maintaining a sleek and light design. Overall, her cup was a success in decreasing tooth decay in toddlers while having a snack and drinkable cup for toddlers.

Location

HSS 109

Start Date

4-2-2022 11:45 AM

Presentation Format

Oral Only

Group Project

No

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Apr 2nd, 11:45 AM

Improvement of the Snackees Travel Snack and Drink Cup

HSS 109

A new and improved travel snack and drink cup for toddlers. This cup benefited both children and parents featuring a twistable auto-sealed lid. wanted to design a cup for toddlers can enjoy their snacks and drink in one cup and parents can feel comfortable giving their child a sippy cup. While doing her research she discovered that traditional sippy cups for toddlers promote tooth decay because most toddlers drink sugary juices throughout the day and the sugar can cling to their teeth causing tooth decay. Her hypothesis stated, If traditional sippy cups promote tooth decay in toddlers, then why do parents still give sippy cups to their children. eliminated this problem through the design of her lid. used a 3-D print machine where her 3rd prototype was made. reached goals of a designed cup eliminated tooth decay through sippy cups while maintaining a sleek and light design. Overall, her cup was a success in decreasing tooth decay in toddlers while having a snack and drinkable cup for toddlers.