Materials List: Sliders
(for High School)

Each group needs:

  • 3 ft. fishing line
  • Small, stiff cardboard box approximately 5 in. x 5 in. x 5 in. or a Tupperware┬« container of similar size
  • Stop watch, or watch with second hand
  • Weights (see Troubleshooting Tips)
  • Small wicker or plastic basket with a handle
  • Desk or table
  • 2 copies of the Slip Slidin' Away Worksheet

For class to share:

  • Weight scale
  • Tape (any kind)
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