Blow the House Down
Experiment and test the wind-resistance of building materials.
- Relate lessons learned from the story of the Three Little Pigs.
- Compare and contrast a variety of building materials.
- Plan, build and test structures to withstand a strong gust of air.
- Record and discuss the test results.
Take It with You
Use the following activities to bring the education concepts from this exhibit into your home or classroom:
Appropriate for Grades: PK, K, 1
Meets Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards: 10, 11
Meets Common Core State Standards: W.CCR.8 MP.1 MP.4
Focus: Language Arts, Science