English Os recomendamos que probéis esta actividad con niñas y niños de cualquier edad. Es muy fácil de preparar porque solo necesitas papel, y resulta muy divertida. De hecho, puedes hacer tus propias reglas, aunque se trata básicamente de fabricar columnas de papel que puedan sostener sobre ellas el mayor número de libros posible. Trabajar…Read more EL RETO DE LAS COLUMNAS DE PAPEL

Building Pyramids

Español We have been working on basic structural concepts and ideas in this activity. They would build one paper pyramid out of square-base small pyramids, and the challenge was to put together as many as they could to build the largest pyramid. As a source of inspiration, we began taking a look to the Giza…Read more Building Pyramids

Spaghetti Structures

Español This is a very popular activity to do with children; specially in hands-on projects involving engineering, science, maths, and technology, like the activities centered in what is called STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths) education. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqcI8WQCo6M After making this activity I can see why building a structure with spaghetti is such a success. Besides…Read more Spaghetti Structures