Activities

Strongest Shapes

Experimenting with shapes such as triangles and arches, teams consider which can best support a load without collapsing. They then use index cards and their shape of choice to build a bridge that will support a die-cast toy car.

Activity Details

Activity Type:Hands-On Activities
Topic(s):Structures
Grade:3-5
Time:30 minutes or less
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