I hope the first full week back is going smoothly for you all. I am loving my maternity leave, Lara, Sonny and I are enjoying ourselves tremendously. It is actually so busy looking after a baby, a dog and a house, oh and a fiancée too. How will I fit work in in a few months?!
I see so many people entered the https://www.prim-ed.com/
competition on my page to win the brand new STEM box set. I thought I could share some ideas on here too seeing as there was such an interest.
Building a Paper Airplane
Challenge Question: Can you build a paper airplane that will fly far through the air? Build one and measure how far you can make it go!
. Building a Roller Coaster
Challenge Question: What kind of roller coaster can you make with straws? Use a ping pong ball as your “car” to try it out when you are finished!
Challenge Question: What kind of structure can you make using only jelly beans and toothpicks?
Building a Paper Plate Marble Maze
Challenge Questions: Can you build a marble maze using a paper plate?
. Building an Army Launcher
Challenge Question: Can you build a launcher for your army man with the things in the provided cup? How can you make it go as far as possible?