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Balloon Car Maker Project

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$95.00 (USD)
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Description

Have students build balloon-powered cars with the Balloon Car Maker Project. With balloons as the source of power, the range of designs students will come up with is sure to be fun and challenging.

Looking for fun activities to accompany these materials? The Balloon Car Elementary STEM Activity Guide is available for print here, or you can download a digital copy for free here.

Details

Type: Multi-Student Project Packs Grades: 3-12
SKU: W42950

Safety

Choking Hazard: Children younger than eight years old can choke or suffocate on uninflated or broken balloons. Adult supervision required. Keep uninflated balloons from children. Discard broken balloons at once.

Latex Warning: This product contains latex and when in contact with skin it might result in an allergic reaction.

What You'll Get

Learning Values

Science
  • Newton's third law
  • Potential/kinetic energy
  • Thrust
Technology
  • Systems
  • Friction reduction
  • Problem solving
Engineering
  • Engineering design
  • Iterative design
Math
  • Averages
  • Derived measurement (velocity)
  • Measurement (time and distance)

Specifications

  • Students Served: 50
  • Level: Suitable for Grades 3 and up
  • Tools and Materials Required: Scissors and transparent tape
  • Note: This product contains latex.