Lesson 2: Strengthening materials
Free access during school closures. Children have the opportunity to build different paper structures while reinforcing their mathematical vocabulary, then test them to destruction!
Knowing the meaning of the words strength, stiffness and stability
Knowing there are different ways paper can be folded to improve its strength and stiffness
Building a strong and stiff Something that has been made and put together. It can usually stand on its own.... by folding paper
Testing the strength of a structure