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Lift It, Launch It, Let it Go: Seige Machine

Lift It, Launch It, Let it Go: Seige Machine

Inventor Center

Experiment with different projectiles, arm lengths and other variables to build and launch with a seige machine. Catapults and Trebuchets will breach a castle.  Don't let the force of gravity keep you down each team invention will test potential and kinetic energy. *Challenge is differentiated by Grade Levels

Subjects: Engineering & Design, Physical Sciences
Program Type: Guided Museum Experiences
Supporting Curriculum Materials: Educator Guide Essential Questions Making the Most of Your Visit Correlation to Standards Facilitation (What to Expect, Floor Map) Glossary Resources

Where is it?

Museum & Science Center

When is it?

Days Available: Tuesday, Thursday
Start Date: 01/17/2017
End Date: 06/15/2017
Program Length: 90 min.
Earliest Start Time: 9am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Maximum Attendence: 25

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Museum Group Admission: $7 per person; PLUS: $3 additional per person program charge; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member Adults free
Minimum Student Charge: 15

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942
Reservation Timeframe: 3 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942

Other Information

NGSS Keywords: Engineering & Deisgn, Froces, Physical Sciences, Energy

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