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Science practical activity: Leonardo Da Vinci's Bridge - this is awesome! - no nails, no ropes, no glue, just wooden sticks!

STEM practical activity: Leonardo Da Vinci's Bridge - this is awesome! - no nails, no ropes, no glue, just wooden sticks!

Build Leonardo's Arched Bridge scroll down to bottom of page for activity links!!

Build Leonardo's Arched Bridge scroll down to bottom of page for activity links!

Stick-Boy teaches his Dad to build a Leonardo da Vinci Bridge https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKdQV2q5PRk

Stick-Boy teaches his Dad to build a Leonardo da Vinci Bridge https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKdQV2q5PRk

Leonardo Building Sticks - Da Vinci's Bridge

Leonardo Sticks from German toy maker Grimm's Spiel & Holz teach kids Da Vinci's theory of building bridges and domes. 100 rainbow-colored sticks store neatly in a wooden box.

Use this word search puzzle worksheet as an activity while teaching a history unit on the great Italian inventor, artist, scientist and thinker, Leonardo da Vinci. Kids will have fun looking for the words and will be reviewing facts they have learned (or will learn) about Leonardo da Vinci.

Use this word search puzzle worksheet as an activity while teaching a history unit on the great Italian inventor, artist, scientist and thinker, Leonardo da

Make a self supporting bridge with no mechanical fasteners or adhesives based on one of Leonardo Da Vinci's designs. You will be weaving the sticks together so that the tension between the sticks keeps the bridge together and lifts it off of the ground. You need:Jumbo popsicle sticks (colorful ones may be easier)Stable working platformPatienceThe bridge is strong when it comes to downward force but lateral force (from the sides) may cause it to topple. Moving the bridge while it stands…

Make a self supporting bridge with no mechanical fasteners or adhesives based on one of Leonardo Da Vinci's designs. You will be weaving the sticks together so that the tension between the sticks keeps the bridge together and lifts it off of the ground.