Students construct paper sailboats and test the effect of different sail shapes, sizes, and construction methods to meet specific performance criteria. Friction, forces, the effect of surface area and design are some of the physical phenomena students encounter in this challenge. Students will explore math, engineering, and physical science while working on design challenges using recycled materials.
Rising 1-5th Graders
Registration is $100 per individual
Instructors: Lillie Small and assistants