Slow It Down (Challenge Video)

Slow It Down (Challenge Video)

Back to STEM Activities Slow It Down (Challenge Video) Students will design an aircraft that uses drag to land as slowly as possible onto a target. Favorite Please login to bookmark Username or Email Address Password Remember Me Print Overview STEM careers Aerospace...
Slow It Down (Student Instruction)

Slow It Down (Student Instruction)

Back to STEM Activities Slow It Down (Student Instruction) Students will design an aircraft that uses drag to land as slowly as possible onto a target. Favorite Please login to bookmark Username or Email Address Password Remember Me Print Overview STEM careers...
Slow It Down

Slow It Down

Back to STEM Activities Slow It Down Students will design an aircraft that uses drag to land as slowly as possible onto a target. Save Print Overview STEM careers Aerospace Grade level 6-8 9-12 Topic Forces, Motion & Energy Time 1 to 2 Hours Materials Per Person...
Touch Down

Touch Down

Back to STEM Activities Touch Down Teams design, build, and test shock absorbers for a spacecraft lander to protect two marshmallow “astronauts”. They learn about the importance of shock dampening systems and about the Law of Conservation of Energy. Save...
Paper Tower

Paper Tower

Back to STEM Activities Paper Tower As they make the tallest tower possible out of a couple of sheets of newspaper, students discover basic construction concepts such as the forces acting on the tower, the impact of shape on the strength of a material, and the...