Egg Drop!

Feeling adventurous and up for a potential mess?

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Egg Drop!

Have your child design a safe vessel for an egg! Use cardboard, toothpicks, tape, styrofoam, paper, and other objects to build your vessel and keep your egg safe! Test out your design by dropping your egg from the second floor of your house. If the egg breaks, encourage your child to change their design to keep the egg safe the next time!

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Materials: Eggs, cardboard, toothpicks, tape, styrofoam, and paper

Subject: Science

About this Resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Revised: 2021
English title: Egg Drop!