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Students learn about catapults, including the science and math concepts behind…

Two photos: A wooden catapult similar to those from the Middle Ages. A man cleans a steam-powered catapult on an aircraft carrier that is used to launch planes.

Looking for STEM lesson ideas? Here's a great project for middle school classes…

Looking for STEM lesson ideas? Here& a great project for middle school classes. This STEM lesson is called the Catapult Project. Students apply science and math concepts throughout the lesson.

Cotton Ball Launcher | Dr. E's WeDo Challenges

Cotton Ball Launcher | Dr. E's WeDo Challenges

Build a Lego Catapult

Lego building challenge: Build something that can launch a ping pong ball. This post has two ways to build a Lego catapult. Great for a rainy day! Legos not just for boys :)

How to make a Catapult for Kids - YouTube

How to make a Catapult for Kids This is an easy to make catapult for kids using some craft sticks and rubber bands. It can launch small objects several feet if used correctly. This makes a great addition to a child's fighting scenes between his toys.

Cotton Ball Launcher | Dr. E's WeDo Challenges

Cotton Ball Launcher | Dr. E's WeDo Challenges

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Make your own Angry Birds plastic spoon catapult to explore fun physics concepts like potential and kinetic energy.

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Superhero STEM with a LEGO rubber band car for Batman. Pair your favorite storybook with a fun STEM challenge and build a LEGO rubber band car today!

Lego Balloon Car Building Activity Lego Race Cars Kit

Join your kids for a STEM car race. Here you'll find everything you need to engage your young builders in an educational STEM activity using science, engineering, and LEGO building to create a race car. Start your creative engines!