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Launch It!

Design and build an air-powered rocket that can hit a target at least 5 feet away. 

Make a Mechanical Hand

Students create a mechanical hand that mimics the bending and straightening of their own fingers and thumb.

Strongest Shapes

Students experiment with different shapes as they build a bridge out of index cards that will support a small object.

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Balloon Flinker

See if you can make a balloon flink--neither float away nor sink!

Aviary Architect

Build a roof for a birdhouse that will stay cool in the summer.

An Egg-Citing Ride

How can you drop an egg without cracking it open?

Air Train

Design a futuristic transportation device that will carry the most passengers across the room the fastest.

Air Push

Learn about air compression using a straw and a bag.

Clean It Up!

Try to make an effective water filtration system.


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