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RatPak (for 25 students)

SKU: W13247
$102.95 (USD)
Availability: In Stock


This RatPak presents students an age-old challenge with a new twist – build a better mousetrap . . . vehicle. Students may also scavenge materials from home or school to demonstrate their ingenuity. While the contest rules are provided, the actual design and construction is up to the student.


Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 3-12


What You'll Get

  • 25 wood slabs
  • String
  • 50 axles
  • 100 screw eyes
  • 100 washers
  • 25 mousetraps
  • 100 GT-FX wheels

Learning Values

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


  • Students Served: 25
  • Material: Balsa wood
  • Tools Required: Drill press or portable drill, drill bits, hot-glue gun and glue slugs, band saw or coping saw, pliers, and other common hand tools

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