ARE YOU UP FOR THE CHALLENGE? HOW HIGH CAN YOU BUILD A FREESTANDING SPAGHETTI TOWER? ALL YOU NEED IS SOME SPAGHETTI AND MARSHMALLOWS!
To construct a free-standing tower made entirely of (uncooked) spaghetti and a packet of marshmallows!
Think about the shape and structure of buildings, bridges and towers that you are familiar with. Can you see any similarities between them? Use this knowledge to help you to create and build your own Spaghetti Tower.
You are allowed to snap the spaghetti and also to tear the marshmallows to make them smaller in size
HEALTH AND SAFETY
If you snap the spaghetti please do this away from your face (or wearing safety goggles) so that loose fragments don’t go into your eyes.
This activity can get very messy, so ensure that you have some bin bags to hand!