Robots In The Park Activities Page
Activity: lava lamp
With a few items, we can create a bubbly faux lava lamp.
Create a catapult to throw the projectile of your choice
Activity: Paper Helicopters
Activity: Egg Drop
Activity: Water Walking
This activity makes water flow from one cup to another in an hour using only a paper towel.
Activity: Bubble Snake
This activity allows you to create a large snake-like figure made completely out of bubbles by just blowing into a water bottle!
Activity: Solar Oven
For this activity, you will be building a DIY Solar Oven that can cook s’ mores when set out in the sun (this activity has the best results on a hot and sunny day).
Using a few simple materials and steady hands, we can create figures that combine math and art. With this project, we will create a paper Yoda able to be used as a bookmark.
Activity: Floating Doodles
For this activity, you will be making a small and simple drawing float on water!
Activity: Skittle Art
When water is poured on a plate with skittles on it, the dye from the skittles will bleed into the water, changing the color of the water.
Activity: Balloon Cars
Using recycled materials found around the house, we can create air-powered cars.
Activity: Spaghetti Bridge
You will be building bridges out of spaghetti to test their ability to carry weight.
Activity: Robot Flipbook
For this activity, you will be designing your own robot by creating and customizing a flipbook of robot heads, bodies, and legs.
Activity: Robotic Arm
This short video will teach you how to create a robotic arm from materials around your house.
Activity: Floating Ball
A ball is placed over a paper cone attached to a straw, so when the straw is blown into the ball will float.