Strong as the Weakest Link

Students recognize that compression and tension forces are important considerations in building structures. They construct their own building structure using marshmellows and spaghetti to see which structure can hold the most weight.

5th - 7th Technology & Engineering 24 Views 26 Downloads
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Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
1 hr

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