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Build a Paper Rocket #makereducation

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Scientific American has a bundle of great science activities listed for free on their site here! It’s an awesome resource for parents, especially as winter break approaches. We’ve posted a few in the past and this week we’re feeling this paper rocket activity.

Blast off! Have you ever played with a model or toy rocket, or seen a real rocket launch on TV? In this project you will make simple rockets out of paper and launch them by blowing into a drinking straw. Can you make the rocket that flies the farthest?

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