Inclined Plane Tower
Primary Market
Education, Primary Ed
Character Focus
Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking, Fine Motor Skills, Spatial Skills, Cognitive Skills

This activity was taken from the Noggin BuilderZ advanced activity book

Steps:

1 2 3 4 5 6

Use tape to secure the square sponge to the tower if it drops off. 

7 tower

  • At the same time, drop one disc or a coin from the tower and drop one next to the tower,  which one will reach the ground first? 
  • What is the reason?
  • Why would we want to reduce the force in which the object hits the ground?

Remember:

  • colors of rods and other pieces may vary
  • kit contains small pieces and may be a choking hazard, intended for ages 6+

 

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