Hoop Glider


By using paper hoops that act as wings, students discover how to make a straw glide through the air. They experiment with hoop size, placement, and other factors to see how far their glider can fly.

Activity Details

Activity Type:Hands-On Activities
Discipline:Aerospace, Mechanical, Other
Topic(s):Forces
Grade:3-5, 6-8, 9-12
Time:30 minutes or less

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