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Engineering Project for Kids

Today we will propose an engineering project for kids in which starting from a construction game, they’ll learn about strength of materials and how by applying appropriate design techniques they may be able to increase the resistance of seemingly delicate materials. It’s about posing a challenge: to build a tower as tall as possible from two simple materials: spaghetti and marshmallows. Although the activity can be done individually, it is …