Let’s Build Engineering Extravaganza



Challenge:  Make a Hovercraft

Questions for Kids:

  • Choose between two types of paper plates and two sizes of straw.Which work best?Can you make your creation lighter or heavier?

  • Does adding weight change how your hovercraft moves?

  • Does the shape of the paper plate matter?The size?

Special thanks to the Needham Public Library.  Have you been to their STEAM room for kids?