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AP (Air-Powered) Rockets & Gliders – Getting Started Package

SKU: W37225
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$595.00 (USD)
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First, each student builds and launches a high-flying tube rocket. Then, they take aerospace concepts further by building a balsa wood glider that rides a rocket into the sky and releases at apogee to glide down on its own. This package contains enough materials for 30 students as well as the necessary launch equipment.

All AP Rockets & Gliders – GS Package items can also be ordered individually.

Requires scissors, hobby knife, ruler, glue stick, CA glue, and transparent tape, sold separately.


Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 6-12


  • California Proposition 65 Warning:

    WARNING: This product contains one or more chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, and other reproductive harm.

What You'll Get

  • AP Rocket Launcher II
  • AP Glider Refilll Pack components
  • AP Rocket Refill Pack components
  • Glider Launch Stabilizer
  • Hand Pump


Learning Values

  • Force and motion
  • Thrust
  • Newton’s laws
  • Pneumatic systems
  • Problem-solving
  • Systems
  • Aeronautical engineering
  • Prediction
  • Technological design
  • Measurements
  • Angles
  • Symmetry


  • Students Served: 30
  • Tools and Materials Required: Hobby knife, scissors, glue stick, transparent tape, CA glue, and ruler

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