Division: A – Elementary
NC Essential Standards Alignment: Science as Inquiry
Event Rules: Marshmallow Catapult_Rules_21
Event Score Sheet: Marshmallow Catapult_Score Sheet_21
Clarifications:Not all tournaments will run Marshmallow Catapult in 2021. Please check your tournament page schedule of events for clarification.
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.