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Mousetrap Vehicles – Getting Started Package

SKU: W23614
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$450.00 (USD)
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This package provides an easy way for 30 students to get the mousetrap vehicle activity rolling in your classroom. Students experience simple machines and other physics principles through the design and construction of a vehicle powered only by an ordinary mousetrap.

Looking for standards-based activities to accompany these materials? The Mousetrap Vehicles Teacher's Guide is available for print here, or you can download a digital copy for free here.


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.

SDS Sheets

What You'll Get

  • 30 Basic Mousetrap Vehicles
  • Torsion Wheel
  • Tubing Cutter
  • Dry Powder Graphite Lube
  • Insta-Cure+ Glue


Learning Values

  • Simple machines
  • Force and motion
  • Newton’s laws
  • Problem solving
  • Systems
  • Troubleshooting
  • Technological design
  • Data analysis and predictions
  • Materials science
  • Circumference
  • Ratios
  • Measurements


  • Students Served: 30
  • Other Products Required: Ruler, hobby knife, wire cutter, and a drill or Dremel tool

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