Division: A- Elementary
NC Essential Standards Alignment: Science as Inquiry
Event Rules: Marshmallow Catapult Rules 2022
Event Score Sheet: Marshmallow Catapult Score Sheet 2022
Teams will build in advance a device constructed out of specified materials to launch a marshmallow at a target placed on the floor. The goal is to land as close to the center of the target as possible.
Teams must bring devices, & safety glasses. Event leaders will provide full sized Kraft Jet-Puffed marshmallows, score sheets, tape measures, and targets.
Teams will be ranked by the closest distance the marshmallow lands to the target. Lowest score wins. Ties will be broken by single best distance.