Type of Engineering: Mechanical
Goal: Build a functioning marble rollercoaster!
Learning Outcomes: introduction to basic physics, potential & kinetic energy, momentum and centrifigal force.
Grade levels: 3rd - 8th grade
Workshop time: 3-4 hours
Toolbox includes a class set with five (5) student team kits with all project materials (Recommend 3 students per team).
Toolbox also comes with a Teacher Guide that includes:
- Lesson plan with instruction tips
- How to build instructions with photos
- Extension/Enrichment ideas
- Note to parents