Crazy Contraptions Activity Documents

Crazy Contraptions Activity Documents

Crazy Contraptions Activity Document Downloads

On-Wood Frame Build Guide

On-Wood Frame Build Guide - PDF

Wooden Base Template - PDF
A template for making your own Wooden Crazy Contraptions Base
Note: The new Crazy Contraptions base and frame use larger dimensions.
Cut dowels to 19.5 cm (7.6") and connector strips to 17.5 cm (6.8") when crafting your build.


 

Standard Frame Build Guide

Standard Frame Build Guide - PDF

 

 

 





Crazy Contraptions Build Guide

Crazy Contraptions Build Guide
Technical information and outlines the process of creating wacky, Rube Goldberg-style
Note: The new Crazy Contraptions base and frame use larger dimensions.
Cut dowels to 19.5 cm (7.6") and connector strips to 17.5 cm (6.8") when crafting your build.

Crazy Contraptions Overview - PowerPoint

Crazy Contraptions Lab - Student Portfolio
Worksheets for designing, building, testing, and evaluating Crazy Contraptions.

Other useful resources:

TeacherGeek Quick Start Guide (Easy Engineering Guide)
Guide for using TeacherGeek products

Printable Ruler
See how your Crazy Contraption measures up

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Science & Math Standards

Next Generation Science Standards
Motion & Stability: Forces & Interactions - 3-PS2 , 4-PS2 , 5-PS2 , MS-PS2 , HS - PS2
Energy - 4-PS3 , MS-PS3 , HS-PS3
Engineering Design - 3-5-ETS1 ,  MS-ETS1 , HS-ETS1

Common Core Math Standards
Measurement & Data - Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5
Statistics & Probability: Interpreting Categorical & Quantitative Data - Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8 ,  High School

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