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Catapult

Materials

  • 1 milk carton of 1L
  • 4 wooden popsicle sticks
  • 2 plastic bottle caps
  • 2 beads
  • 2 paper balls
  • 1 wooden BBQ skewer
  • 1 rubber band
  • 1 brass fastener
  • 1 sheet of colorful paper
  • Scissors
  • 1 Stanley knife
  • Regular glue
  • Ping-pong balls
  • Strong glue

Steps

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    Using the strong glue, stick the popsicle wooden sticks together and the plastic caps on the end. Attach the rubber band to the center. Your control stick is ready!

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    To dress up your catapult, create your decoration with the colorful paper, the Stanley knife and the scissors. (Ask an adult for help when using the Stanley knife.)

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    Stick your decoration around the milk carton and cut around with a Stanley knife to design the base of the catapult. Make two holes on each side.

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    Make two holes to slide the wooden BBQ skewer into.

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    Glue the beads on the ends of the BBQ pick. Place the brass fastener in the last hole and stretch the rubber band onto it. Use paper balls and you’re all set!