Lesson 4: Assembly and testing

After attaching the nets that they made in Lesson 3, children carry out time trials and other competitions to test and compare their cars

Learning Objectives

  • Assembling and testing the completed product

Lesson Plan

Assembling and testing a slingshot car
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Teacher Video: Assembly and testing

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