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Carolina STEM Challenge®: Solar Cars Student Mini Kit

Item # 180963 New Online Only This product is not available in our print catalog. Exclusive This product is exclusive to Carolina Biological Supply.

Grades 6–12. Using this mini kit, students build a prototype solar car by following a provided set of instructions. After the build, they test their solar car to see how quickly or how far it can go, then improve their design as they consider the lessons learned from their first tests. Materials support a single student or a small group of students. Includes instructions.

Price

$42.80

In stock and available to ship.

Great for small groups or for students who are learning at home!
Grades 6–12. Shine a light on energy transfer. Students build a prototype solar car by following a provided set of instructions. After the build, they test their solar car to see how quickly or how far it can go. Then students are challenged to improve their design as they consider the lessons learned from their first tests. Materials support a single student or a small group of students. Includes instructions.

  • This item is only available from Carolina Biological Supply Company.
  • This item is only available at Carolina.com.
 
Components Qty Included?
DC Motors 2 Included
Solar Cells 2 Included
Wheel, O-Ring, Gear, and Axle Packs 2 Included
Cardboard Pads, 8-1/2 x 11" 4 Included
Drinking Straws 4 Included
Activity Guide 2 Included
Multimeter 1 Needed, Not Included
Ruler 1 Needed, Not Included
Scissors 1 Needed, Not Included
Transparent Tape 1 Needed, Not Included
Protractor 1 Needed, Not Included
Flashlight 1 Needed, Not Included
Wire Stripper or Sharp Knife 1 Needed, Not Included
Hammer 1 Needed, Not Included
Pliers 1 Needed, Not Included
Timing Device 1 Needed, Not Included
Additional Materials for the Design Challenge (optional) 1 Needed, Not Included