Zip Line Challenge


In this activity students will learn about the design process as they build a zip line to carry a ping-pong ball. They will also learn how to brainstorm to solve a problem, figure out how to keep something balanced, and identify ways to reduce friction.

Activity Details

Activity Type:Hands-On Activities
Discipline:Civil, Mechanical, Other
Topic(s):Forces
Grade:3-5, 6-8
Time:60 minutes or less