Egg Drop

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Description

Build protection around a raw egg so it can be dropped from 8ft without breaking

Resources

Need
• Eggs
• Straws
* Newspaper
• Cardboard
• Plastic Cups
• Masking Tape
• String
• Paperclips
• Pens
• scissors

Instructions

Use the limited resources provided to protect the egg so that when dropped from height in the hall it is not broken.
Scouts need to 'buy' their materials with limited money

Suggestion to put to the scouters
*Create a parachute
* Create a soft landing
*Create a solid case with soft/padded inside.

Tags

  • challenge
  • Egg
  • Egg challenge
  • Egg drop
  • Linking Event
  • parachute

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