Instructables: exploring - outside - wind - kids Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:32:45 PDT BLOX v1.01 Mini Kite
Mini Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cats Science Club We had an awesome camp this past summer. We learned about light and sound, solar energy, and flight. One of the activities we started with was with mini kites. The Chinese were making kites as far back as 300 BC. Early understanding of flight came from studying kites. We made our own mini kites to s...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:10:30 PDT
Wine Cork Pirate Ships
Wine Cork Pirate Ships - More DIY How To Projects]]> CyberJaws This is a great project to do at summer camp, in school, or any other place where kids are looking to be creative, learn, and have fun.These boats actually float and hold up well.You can improve on the basic design to make them more aerodynamic, less likely to capsized, or just get creative and make...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:37:46 PDT
Bell Tetrahedral Kite
Bell Tetrahedral Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilyfis Alexander Graham Bell used tetrahedral kites in the early 1900s to disprove the theory that size detrimentally effected a flying machine's ability to get off the ground. This Instructable will show you how to make your own tetrahedral kite using bendable drinking straws and Tyvek. It's similar in it...
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Thu, 14 May 2009 21:17:48 PDT
A Garbage Bag Kite
A Garbage Bag Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> mta This is a simple project to do with kids. All you need are two sticks, a bag, string and scissors and you have a kite! The Materials You will need: a plastic bag, string, two sticks, scissors and ribbon. Tie the Frame Take the two sticks - they can be garden stakes, dowels, straight twigs, s...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2005 17:48:53 PDT