Textbook Support Challenge


Students get a taste of what professional engineers face as they work under deadline and within budget and design constraints to build a paper structure that can hold a textbook up a foot from the desk for at least 30 seconds.

Activity Details

Activity Type:Hands-On Activities
Discipline:Civil, Mechanical
Topic(s):Structures
Grade:3-5, 6-8
Time:60 minutes or less

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