Chair Lift Challenge

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What needs to be considered when designing an effective and safe chair lift? In an engaging and challenging inquiry experiment, young engineers work with teams to design and build a chair lift capable of carrying a tennis ball, a Ping-Pong ball, or a golf ball safely up a tiny mountain. Once complete, teams share their designs with each other and reflect upon their own designs, thinking about what worked well and what could be improved.

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CCSS: Adaptable
NGSS: Adaptable
Resource Details

Grade
4th - 12th
Subjects
Physics
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
2 hrs
Instructional Strategies
Collaborative Learning
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