Instructables: exploring - - engineer - propeller - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 May 2016 09:12:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Project-Based Engineering for Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-Based-Engineering-for-Kids/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWP/3TYV/GY4ROS7I/FWP3TYVGY4ROS7I.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance Fun, original, and exciting collection of project-based engineering lessons for kids.If you enjoy these projects, then I encourage you to buy my book, Rubber Band Engineer. It's a full-color-photo book full of more project plans that range from the surprisingly simple to the curiously complex, and s...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 12:13:01 PST
Propeller-Powered Zipline Racers http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Powered-Zipline-Racers/
Propeller-Powered Zipline Racers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/1C9X/H401VGK5/FVB1C9XH401VGK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/1C9X/H401VGK5/FVB1C9XH401VGK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVB/1C9X/H401VGK5/FVB1C9XH401VGK5.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance Materials Craft sticks, Paperclips, Propellers, Cardstock, Long rubberbands, Masking tape, Hot glue, Kite string, and scissors. How It Works It's simple. Winding the propeller will store energy in a rubberband by twisting it. When released, the propeller rapidly unwinds and generates thrust, which ...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 14:37:37 PDT
Propeller-Powered Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Propeller-Powered-Car/
Propeller-Powered Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/HLRY/H0FLDCMR/FJUHLRYH0FLDCMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/HLRY/H0FLDCMR/FJUHLRYH0FLDCMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/HLRY/H0FLDCMR/FJUHLRYH0FLDCMR.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance If you enjoy this project, then I encourage you to buy my book, Rubber Band Engineer. It's full of more awesome and original projects crafted from household hardware. You can find it wherever books are sold.This car can travel up to 40ft on a smooth and flat surface! Materials Materials Pr...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 11:06:35 PDT
How to Teach Project-Based Engineering to Kids http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Teach-Project-Based-Engineering-to-Kids/
How to Teach Project-Based Engineering to Kids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FG0E/GX3LR6IW/FH7FG0EGX3LR6IW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FG0E/GX3LR6IW/FH7FG0EGX3LR6IW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/FG0E/GX3LR6IW/FH7FG0EGX3LR6IW.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance If you enjoy this Instructable, then I encourage you to buy my book, Rubber Band Engineer. It's full of more awesome and original projects crafted from household hardware. You can find it wherever books are sold.This Instructable is here to assist teachers with implementing project-based engineerin...
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 11:49:33 PST
Rubber Band Helicopters http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Rubberband-Powered-Helicopter/
Rubber Band Helicopters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/VDMT/H0FLNJNS/FJZVDMTH0FLNJNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/VDMT/H0FLNJNS/FJZVDMTH0FLNJNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJZ/VDMT/H0FLNJNS/FJZVDMTH0FLNJNS.SMALL.jpg WYE_Lance The rubberband-powered helicopter is a favorite of my students because of the ease of construction and the exciting end product. Materials and Tools: 6" hook nose propellers Craft sticks Paperclips2 Rubber bands Colored construction paper (or other rigid yet light material) Masking tape Scissors ...
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