Students Participated in Balloon Car Project: Distance, Speed, and Accuracy
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Friday, December 08, 2017

Pathways Alternative School students recently participated in a balloon car project.  Students used only materials provided to them, and the only source of power was air from a balloon.  Each car competed for most distance, speed, and accuracy.  The same car won all three categories.  This project included using scientific methods, physics and physical science as well as critical thinking and problem-solving skills.  Students found that trial and error was the best strategy in creating a successful product.  The final phase of the project was to summarize the experience in writing.

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