Pasta Tower

pasta tower

april 2

Show off your building skills with this week’s #STEAMwork design + build pasta tower challenge! What shapes can you use to build your structure and how tall can it go? Get creative with your materials, dreamers, and tag us with your towers for a chance to be featured next week!🗼

how to build a pasta tower like an engineer:

1. ask a question

2. research + imagine

3. make a plan

4. create + test

5. improve + redesign

what you’ll need:

dry, long-strand pasta, like spaghetti, fettucine, or angel hair (alternatives: toothpicks, q-tips, pencils

marshmallows (small or jumbo- your choice!)

kid-friendly scissors


measuring tape to measure your tall tower!

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