Building A Model Roller Coaster

Unit 4: What Is It Made Out Of?
Lesson 7 of 10

Objective: SWBAT choose the best materials to create a model roller coaster

Big Idea: Students need to understand that some materials are better suited to a job than others. Building a model can help them experience that.

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Science, building materials, Building Structures, reasoning, models, discussions, matter, shapes
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