Engineering Challenges

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Think like an engineer! Plan, design and build a prototype of your creation. Then, put your skills to the test!

PENNY BRIDGE CHALLENGE
Build your own penny bridge; then test it out! How many pennies can your bridge hold? Click here to download the challenge. Check out this video for more inspiration.

LEGO BALLOON CAR CHALLENGE
Design and build your own LEGO Balloon Car. Once it’s built, test your car and see how far it goes! Click here to download the challenge. Check out this video for more inspiration.

PAPER AIRPLANE CHALLENGE
Choose a paper airplane template to get started! Once you create your plane, click here to download the challenge. Check out this video for more inspiration.

UNSINKABLE BOAT CHALLENGE
Design your own unsinkable boat!  How much cargo can you transport?  Click here to download the challenge.

GEODESIC DOME CHALLENGE
Create your own geodesic dome; then test its’ strength!  How much mass can your dome support?  Click here to download the challenge.

 

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