Catapult Workshop Overview

It is a fascinating activity for the young students to learn about ballistic and launching phenomenon with the help of simple Popsicle catapult. The activity focuses on the introduction to force, simple machine and projectile motion, how they are used together and what are its different types.

Learning outcomes according to national curriculum of general science

  • The hands-on project helps to develop basic idea of force and simple machines.
  • Practical demonstration of simple machines.
  • It assist the students to decipher about the projectile motion and its factors.


  • Age: 7-12 years
  • No. of students: 30 (maximum)
  • Duration: 45 minutes

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