This week's activity is to make your own Newton's Cradle, a type of pendulum. This project practices using force, momentum, and engineering. Click here to watch this and other teen maker videos on or after Monday, January 18.

Materials for this activity will be distributed in the Teen Makers' Curbside Kits on January 8 & 9.

Supplies needed:

  • 14 large craft sticks (tongue depressor sized or larger)
  • glue
  • 6 marbles
  • 60 inches of yarn
  • pencil
  • ruler
  • tape