MindSET: Water Bottle Rockets

Event Type: MindSET

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Hands-on activity for 3rd-5th graders to learn physics rules via active learning.

Learning objectives: Newton's Laws, energy conservation, and forces that move a rocket.

Challenge: students design and build a water bottle rocket that will land farther from the starting point under the supervision of volunteers.

Focus: the main focus is on promoting active learning, meaning that volunteers and leaders walk children through finding the correct answer by asking questions.

Project Leaders: Yicheng Tang (tangyc) and Tara Radvand (tararad)

When: Sun. Feb. 19, 2023 1 p.m.–4 p.m.

Where: EECS 1500 (on campus)

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Attendees:

5 of 30 spots.

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