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Ideal for grades 6-8, this design challenge is for students to learn about what properties allow solid objects to fly in the air, as well as what components make up an airplane. The challenge is to fold a paper airplane that has a power source (a balloon or elastic with a propeller) that can fly a distance of 10 m.
After completing this design challenge, students will:
Additional resources required per group: