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STEM: Folded Paper Bridges

STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
STEM: Folded Paper Bridges
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A STEM activity where students make corrugated paper and then determine how much weight they can hold by building simple bridges. A diagram and notes are provided on the forces of tension and compression, which are important forces in the engineering of bridges.

A simple graph can be constructed from the results; graph paper is provided. The result table and the graph can be used as a stand-alone assessment or incorporated into an interactive lab notebook. A grading rubric for the activity is included. A bonus activity that uses only paper and tape is described.

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Copyright © DrDavesScience. All rights reserved by author, including copyrighted images. This product is strictly for individual use, so please do not copy for other teachers and the file itself may not be forwarded to other individuals unless you are buying multiple copies (at a 50% discount!). Do not violate copyright laws and instead direct others to this online store at TPT. The file may not be edited or modified in any way. The file may not be uploaded on any digital platform or any online file sharing service unless permission has been granted by DrDavesScience.
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4 pages
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