Paper Roller Coasters (5th-8th)

Teacher: Chris Hutson

Description: Students will construct paper roller coasters for marbles with printed templates on card stock paper. This is a similar idea to pre-fabricated marble track kits. They will be given a base, paper templates to cut and fold and tape to put it together. Look up “paper roller coasters” on the web for examples. Student will be required to transport the device to and from home each week. They may need to spend time at home on construction as well.

Class Length: 12 weeks

Homework: 0-30 minutes

Prerequisites: None

Book: None

Supplies: Folder for paper templates, scissors, ball point pen

Fee: $20