Newspaper Tower

Students design and construct a tower out of newspaper using a limited supply of newspaper, tape, and scissors. After completing their designs, they identify which designs can withstand the self-weight of the newspaper tower as well as a lateral wind load.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Engineering
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Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
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