Invent Fantastic Flying Machines (Spark! Lab Smithsonian)
This science kit contains all the necessary materials to bring your flying machine design to life! Encourage critical thinking and creativity skills among children as they sketch a design, create it, test it, improve it, and even create a strategy to sell it. Kit includes an Inventor's Guide, foam rocket shapes, mini air pump, helicopter propeller assembly, plastic squares and circles, needle, thread, and lots of office and home supplies (plastic straws, paper clips, glue, etc.). ~ Emily G
Flight is among the fastest and most proficient ways to travel. In fact, many destinations in the world can only be reached via aircraft. What if you wanted to travel to one of these destinations, could you invent a flying machine to get there?
Think it! Explore it! Sketch it! Create it! Try it! Tweak it! Sell it! Use the Spark!Lab invention process to make your fantastic flying machine a reality.
With over 150+ pieces including a wind-up propeller, sturdy building sticks, straws, nylon and plastic paper, patterned papers, foil stickers and more, you can create multiple flying machines, each with its own unique design.