EUREKUS STEAM PROJECT - Simple Machines:
Countdown to fun learning with our adorable mini rocket launchers! Our Lever Launchers project adds a new twist to old-fashioned Popsicle stick launchers for an exciting STEAM and Maker-based activity. This PDF Art Instructable includes all the tools you need to make our elegantly re-designed mini rocket launchers while investigating levers and wedges and honing math skills. Contents includes detailed a step-by-step photo Instructables plus templates to construct mini rockets. There are also many samples of student work to inspire makers and math notes to explore geometry and measurement concepts. This project is fun for in-class investigations, enrichment time and to simply explore at home.
If you would like the extensive lever and simple machines STEM lesson paired with this project, check out our Lever Launchers - Teaching Guide.
- Supply Lists
- Step-by-Step Instructions with Photos
- Math Extension Notes
- Nose Cone & Fin Templates
- Samples of Student Work
- NGSS & Common Core Standards
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