Activities Page

Robots In The Park Activities Page

8/22/20

Activity: lava lamp

With a few items, we can create a bubbly faux lava lamp.

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Activity: Catapult

Create a catapult to throw the projectile of your choice

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8/21/20

Activity: Paper Helicopters

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Activity: Egg Drop

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8/20/20

Activity: Water Walking

This activity makes water flow from one cup to another in an hour using only a paper towel.

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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!

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8/19/20

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).

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Activity: Origami

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.

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8/18/20

Activity: Floating Doodles

For this activity, you will be making a small and simple drawing float on water!

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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.

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8/17/20

Activity: Balloon Cars

Using recycled materials found around the house, we can create air-powered cars.

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Activity: Spaghetti Bridge

You will be building bridges out of spaghetti to test their ability to carry weight.

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8/16/20


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.

Flipbook Printout

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Activity: Robotic Arm

This short video will teach you how to create a robotic arm from materials around your house.

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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.

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