This is an egg drop engineering project with a fun nursery rhyme twist. Create a safety device that will protect Humpty Dumpty when he falls. This activity is designed to encourage critical thinking and scientific reasoning skills, as well as, problem solving and teamwork.
Don't be fooled by "Nursery Rhyme!" These activities are designed for grades 3-5. Students will get a kick out of the twist on well-known nursery rhymes.
-Student recording sheets (four options)
-copy of the rhyme
-detailed notes to teacher
-printable Humpty Dumpty
-materials request to send home
Additional resources you will need:
-variety of building materials (bubble wrap, cotton balls, plastic bags, and more.)
It can be completed in one class period of an hour or less. Great for use in a STEM or gifted classroom!
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