Ball launcher Challenge



Always dreamed of being an athlete? Throwing or kicking the ball and leading your team to victory? 

This challenge puts you in the shoes of the great athletes.

You will build a ball launcher that can shoot the pompons as far as possible.

Use different angles, create friction, assemble a quick launch cartridge, and overcome gravity!


*Suitable for children aged 6 and over*

*Requires a hot glue gun*

*Not a glue gun fan? No problem. Just add this safe Scotch Gel Glue to your cart and let the fun begin!*

We will do

  • A launcher for pompons.
  • Learn about ballistic movement through play.
  • Use gravity and friction.

We will explore

  • Physical trajectory.
  • Experiment with basic aerodynamics.
  • We will demonstrate a parabola in sports.