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

SKU: W37225
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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



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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