Tower Investigation and the Egg

Students build three types of towers, engineering them to hold an egg one foot high for 15 seconds. They discover that engineering designs are subject to constraints such as time, money and size specifications. In this activity students have to design and construct a tower with two of these constraints.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Art History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
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