Make a Stable Boat

Build a boat that can hold as many pennies as possible.

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Inspiration Video

Suggested Materials

Recommended
  • aluminum foil
  • waterproof tape (duct tape works well)
Optional
  • popsicle sticks or bamboo skewers
  • straws
  • recycled plastic bottles
Testing Station
  • large bowl or tub filled with water
  • pennies or other weight to fill your boat

Difficulty Level

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This design challenge requires simple motor skills, understanding of straightforward concepts, or common materials to build.