Introduction: Boat Races
This exercise is proposed by NOD Makerspace as an exercise included in the Makers for Inclusion Erasmus Plus project.
The exercise draws inspiration from here:
but it has been tweaked to suit the project's target audience and equipment available in Romania. The exercise consists of building a simple wooden boat and making it move.
This exercise gives children a chance to see physics principles in action and experiment with basic hand tools.
Please make sure you are working in a space suitable for minors, with all safety precautions in place.
- Balsa Wood
- Wood glue
- Heat conducting metal
- Rubber bands