Learn about bicycle helmets and how a wheel and axle works with these two hands on activities exploring the science of cycling.
Includes 2 hands on activities:
- Wheel and Axle – build a vegetable go-kart.
- Bicycle helmets – build a container to protect an egg.
- various fruits and vegetables
- ramp or board with text books
- straws, Styrofoam cup, tape, assorted cushioning materials
- Student handout with directions and analysis questions for each hands on activity.
- Answer key