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Carolina STEM Challenge®: Solar Car Design Kit

Product Highlights
  • Students build a car powered by a solar cell and then improve the prototype
  • Includes materials for a class of 32 students working in 8 groups of 4
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Turn your students into automotive design engineers! The challenge: design a model car powered by solar cells and an electric motor. Weight, gear ratios, sun angle, aerodynamics, traction, friction, front- or rear-wheel drive, and wheelbase are all design factors that are considered. Finally, students race their cars to determine the most successful design. This activity is designed for a class of 32 students working cooperatively in 8 groups of 4.

FREE 1-year access to digital resources that support NGSS instruction included.


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