Summer Project: Teach your children about Rockets

A rocket is a chamber or space that is filled with pressurized gas, it has a lever or nozzle that can open to release the pressure allowing the propulsion of the rocket.  Let your children build this rocket to help explain the process.

Materials you will need: 

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  • 16-20 oz. plastic water bottle

  • Drinking straws

  • Wooden shish-kabob skewers

  • 4 plastic bottle caps

  • Balloon

  • Duct tape or masking tape

  • Nail, hammer, knife, scissors