An excellent inquiry project, something to introduce projectile motion, or just as a really cool activity in the classroom.  Great for most ages.  Full lab description available FREE, click to see.  Credit - thehelpfulartteacher

Not just boys as the previous commenter says. my girls will go crazy for this! "Boys would love this craft for popsicle sunday! DIY spoon and popsicle stick catapult.

Teaching Physics with Angry Birds: Projectile Motion - Science of Learning — Science of Learning | PBS

Teaching Physics with Angry Birds: Projectile Motion

Teaching Physics with Angry Birds: Projectile Motion - Science of Learning — Science of Learning

See Projectile Motion SIMS Software https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Physics-Projectile-Motion-SIMS-Software-PC-Version-119433

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Projectile Motion online lab! Harness students' interest in Angry Birds to show them how physics is key to successful games.

Harness students' interest in Angry Birds to show them how physics is key to successful games.

Free projectile motion warm up template

Free projectile motion warm up template

Students write their equation on their template then find: initial height, a good graphing calculator window, time to max height, max height, and total time in air. They also sketch and label their graphs.

Blast a Buick out of a cannon! Learn about projectile motion by firing various objects. Set the angle, initial speed, and mass. Add air resistance. Make a game out of this simulation by trying to hit a target.

Blast a Buick out of a cannon! Learn about projectile motion by firing various objects. Set the angle, initial speed, and mass. Make a game out of this simulation by trying to hit a target.

Check out this awesome projectile motion lab with an Angry Birds tie in! Sure to get your students excited about physics!

Angry Birds Projectile Motion Lab

Check out this awesome projectile motion lab with an Angry Birds tie in! Sure to get your students excited about physics!

Why you should wait to teach projectile motion part 2: introducing projectile motion using Angry Birds

Why you should wait to teach projectile motion part 2: introducing projectile motion using Angry Birds

DIY catapult Great craft activity for kids. @ Happy Learning Education Ideas

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Marshmallow Catapult: I thought this would be a fun and great idea for students to make in class. The project of the marshmallow catapult incorporates both art and science.when you can't buy them all a marshmallow gun!

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