Mousetrap Vehicle Activity Documents
Mousetrap Vehicle Activity Document Downloads
This build guide has everything you need to construct an example Mousetrap Vehicle, along with your own designs through the Engineering Process. Perfect for libraries, boy and girl scouts, science fairs, kitchen table, maker fairs and after-school use.
Build Guide - PDF
With the optional Engineering Challenges, you can craft and improve your Mousetrap Vehicle. Design, build, test and evolve different vehicle configurations for competition & innovation. Remember, in design, you are never truly done - there are always new solutions!
Mousetrap Sprint Challenge - PDF
Mousetrap Sprint Challenge - Editable Word Document
Download the TeacherGeek Engineering Notebook
Available at two different learning levels, the TeacherGeek Engineering Notebook is designed to help students cycle through the Design & Engineering Process and help them innovate and invent new designs. Use an Engineering Notebook page for each iteration of design. It is recommended that extra pages are printed and on-hand during activities.
Other Useful Resources:TeacherGeek Quick Start Guide
Guide for using TeacherGeek Products
See how your Mousetrap Vehicle measures up
Find the angle of your Mousetrap Vehicle
Science & Math Standards
TeacherGeek products fit proposals, grants or lesson plans with ease! Explore more resources below:Next Generation Science Standards
NGSS Standards Download - PDF
NGSS Standards Spreadsheet - Editable /Searchable Excel Sheet
International Technology & Engineering Educators' Association Standards
ITEEA Standards Download - PDF
ITEEA Standards Spreadsheet - Editable/Searchable Excel Sheet