The students had to "Save Fred." Fred, the gummy worm, had a problem. He was on top of his overturned boat. His life preserver, a gummy lifesaver, was under the boat. The students had to save Fred by getting his life preserver around his middle. They could not touch Fred or the life preserver. They had 4 paper clips to use as tools. They had to come up with a plan togther and then test the plan.