Why Lesson Planet?
How can you launch an object that isn't propelled by air? The resource provides directions to build a launcher to launch rockets made of two-liter bottles. The launcher, built mainly from materials found at the local hardware store, uses water and air pressure to fuel the rockets.
- Use the launcher to launch rockets built using the Water Rocket Construction guidelines
- Construct the launcher prior to building water rockets
- One launcher can be shared throughout the entire school
- The shopping list contains pictures and descriptions of everything needed
- The plans include tips when using the launcher
- This is not designed as an activity for classes to complete, but as a tool for other activities
- Rocket Educator Guide - Introductory Pages
- Additional References