Lifeguard Chair

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Save the class from a lack of engineering experience. An engaging STEM activity has learners work in groups to design a lifeguard chair out of masking tape and index cards. They build and test prototypes, all while learning about the engineering design process in a fun and engaging way.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Invite a design specialist to give a presentation
Classroom Considerations

  • Some basic materials and tools are necessary
  • Activity is part of the SLED Design series

  • Provides a list of vocabulary words with definitions
  • Includes a printable student handout

  • None