This Paper Table activity & project also includes:
What is black and white and re(a)d all over? Class members build a table out of rolled newspapers. Pupils follow the design process to design, build, and test their paper tables in the second challenge in a series of five.
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- Research structural designs to find shapes that withstand forces
- Challenge successful builders to either increase the height or length and width of their table
- Requires several newspapers
- Provides hints to solve common problems
- Contains historical information about other paper constructions