Lesson Plan

Buoyant Boats

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Students design and construct a boat out of aluminum foil and a few other simple materials. The boats then be tested by floating them in water, then adding mass until they sink. They explore the various shapes of boat construction.

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3rd - 5th
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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