Science Week – Spaghetti Challenge

Tis week is Science Week at Holy Apostles. The first challenge for Year 6 was to build the tallest structure that could support an egg for 30 seconds. Each group was given a handful of spaghetti and 12 marshmallow’s. Follow the link below to see how successful class 6 were at this engineering project.

https://picasaweb.google.com/115923153050180022402/ScienceWeekSpaghettiChallenge?authkey=Gv1sRgCKbH9YmDt_yeygE&feat=directlink

 

The winning structure held the egg at a height of 22 cm for 30 seconds. Well done, Harry T, Jacob, Charlotte, Bethany & Alicia.

The winning design

 

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4 Responses to “Science Week – Spaghetti Challenge”


  1. 1 Laura September 6, 2011 at 22:15

    This is really cool

  2. 2 Ellie and Emily October 14, 2011 at 21:12

    Cool!

  3. 3 Cameron October 19, 2011 at 20:07

    spagetti spagetti spagetti marshmellow spagetti spagetti spagetti spagetti

  4. 4 Lily H November 11, 2011 at 19:17

    It was realy fun. Ours just crumbeled to pices!


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