STEM Challenge Balloon Cars

STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
STEM Challenge Balloon Cars
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STEM Challenge: Can you build car that will roll and travel using a balloon as the propulsion method?! Yes, you can!

This challenge is available as part of money-saving bundles!
STEM Balloons Bundle
STEM 6 Pack Bundle featuring Newton's Laws of Motion

This STEM activity will have your students creating a car that rolls using some very basic supplies. The added bonus is to make the car propel forward with the power of a blown up balloon. Will it roll? Will it travel on a straight path? How will the balloons be attached? Great questions for your problem-solving group! And there will be problem-solving. Your students will amaze you with their designs and ways to make this car work.

Students will follow the steps of the Engineering Design Process as they work through completing this challenge. Teacher directions and lab sheets are marked with the steps!

The package specifically contains: Cover, Teacher Overview, Materials and Preparation page, 4 pages of Teacher Step-by-Step Directions, 1 page of Helpful Hints, 4 pages of photos, a 2-page lab sheet with answer key, a 1-page lab sheet with answer key, Terms of Use page and and MORE! This resource ealso includes editable lab sheets, constraints poster, and scoring rubric.

Supplies needed in addition to this package include: paper plates, wooden skewers, straws, balloons, tape, scissors, and small pieces of cardboard. Of course, substitutions can be made for any of these!

This challenge works perfectly with other Balloon Challenges:
STEM Challenge Balloon Rockets
STEM Challenge Balloon Carousels

Save money by purchasing all three Balloon Challenges in money-saving bundles:
STEM Balloons Bundle
STEM 6 Pack Bundle featuring Newton's Laws of Motion
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Get this as part of a bundle:
  1. STEM Challenges: Here’s a set of SIX challenges that all involve Newton’s Laws of Motion! Students will be learning about the second and thi
  2. STEM Challenge Money-Saving Bundle: Oh my goodness- kids love to design things and use balloons to propel them! Here are three fabulous chal
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