A collection of exciting hands-on engineer activities for the family to build together. All the experiments are made of very simple materials you can find around the house or stationery stores. Book design by ioanacolor.com
Build a Spaghetti Bridge in this Sciencenter engineering activity at Howtosmile.org. Test the bridge's strength by piling on marshmallows, raw pasta and coins. How does the shape of the building materials affect the bridge's strength?
Beginning Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST)
NASA's BEST Activities Guides have been designed to bring the principles of engineering alive to younger audiences. The activities can be used as in-school curriculum or after-school clubs; as a set or individually.