Solve the Fall

Grade Levels: K-12 | Duration: 50 min

During this engineering-based lesson, learners design and build a device that can survive a drop in order to deliver emergency supplies.

Grade Levels: K-12

Duration: 50 min

Concepts/Skills: Gravity, force, dampening, material properties, prototype

Objectives: Students will:

  • Learn that they can take a design parameter and explore it through rapid prototyping.
  • Practice analyzing a problem with a team.
  • Practice comparing and optimizing solutions