Patrons construct catapults with simple craft materials and experiment launching objects.
|Hints for uses in your library||Consider turning this activity into a team building exercise by having patrons work in teams to construct their catapults.|
How Does a Catapult Work?
Let's Talk Science: Simple Machines
Simple Machines: How Does a Lever Work?
[Suggest a book]
Break the Siege: Make Your Own Catapults by Rob Ives and John Paul de Quay
Simple Machines by Rebecca Rissman
Levers: Simple Machines by Chris Oxlade