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By March 30, 2021Elementary

Newspaper Engineering – LE STEM Activity

Lower Elementary students completed a Design Squad Global Challenge to build Strong Newspaper Structures.  They divided into groups of 3-4 students and were given newspapers, magazines, cardboard, and masking tape, working together to design and build 3-D structures strong enough to support the weight of several books. The strongest one held 7 heavy books!  After testing, each team shared ideas on how they could make their structure better and stronger.  That will be their next challenge.  Stay tuned…

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