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Carolina STEM Challenge®: Paint Stirrer Catapult Kit

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Carolina STEM Challenge®: Paint Stirrer Catapult Kit is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 2.
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Grades 6–12. Launch projectiles and learn about levers. Build a paint stirrer catapult and conduct trials to explore how fulcrum size and position, plank length, effort force, and load impact trajectory and distance. Materials support 15 design teams.

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Grades 6–12. Launch projectiles and learn about levers. Build a paint stirrer catapult and conduct trials to explore how fulcrum size and position, plank length, effort force, and load impact trajectory and distance. Addresses Next Generation Science Standards®: MS-ETS1-2. Materials support 15 design teams. Includes teacher's manual, student guide, and FREE 1-year access to digital resources that support three-dimensional instruction.

Next Generation Science Standards® is a registered trademark of Achieve. Neither Achieve nor the lead states and partners that developed the Next Generation Science Standards were involved in the production of, and do not endorse, these products.

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Components Qty Included?
Paint Stirrers 25 Included
Rubber Bands 60 Included
Film Canisters with Lids 15 Included
Plastic Tubes 15 Included
Pom-Poms 16 Included
Corks 15 Included
Rubber Stoppers 15 Included
Teacher's Manual and Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Carolina Science Online® Resources (1-year subscription) 1 Included
Metersticks 16 Needed, Not included
Rulers 15 Needed, Not included
Tape Needed, Not included
Pruning Shears Needed, Not included
Cotton Balls (optional) Needed, Not included
Marshmellows (optional) Needed, Not included
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Fun and engaging, but not high school level My students enjoyed creating the catapults and competing with them, but the level of difficulty was not up to par with a high school physics course.
Date published: 2013-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great project Simple, easy instructions. Kids were engaged and had fun while learning.
Date published: 2013-05-03
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