What Floats Your Boat?
The task: Build a boat that will hold as many pennies as possible without sinking. You have 5 minutes to load your boat by carefully counting the pennies it will hold. At the 5 minute mark the boat needs to stay afloat for 1 more minute.
- family can help but students must be hands on
- may use one piece of aluminum foil 1 cubit long
- may use 4 Popsicle sticks
- may use 4 pieces of tape as long as your pinky (any kind of tape)
- boats may be built at home or school.