A bridge too far…

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By Helen Clare is a project manager specialising in creative science.

Build a bridge to help the Three Billy Goats Gruff avoid the nasty troll

Learning objectives: find out about the uses of a variety of materials; explore using the senses, and make and record observations and measurements.

You will need

Plastic drinking straws; paper cut-outs of the troll and the three billy goats gruff from The Three Billy Goats Gruff activity sheet (see back of the A1 poster); 10g, 25g and 50g weights; sticky tape; scissors; cotton thread; photographs of bridges.

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