Weekend Activity Leonardo Bridge

Resource Info

Basic Information

Make this very simple and easy cantilever construction! No glue, no screws or nails! You need a lot of equally sized wooden sticks. Other alternatives to the wooden sticks is thick carboard paper, tooth picks, dry twigs ...

Duration: 
00 hours 15 mins
Objective: 

Demonstrate and explore the concepts of 

  • self standing structures
  • basic bridge construction
  • inventions of Leonardo da Vinci
Activity Steps: 

Here are the steps

(images are taken from Leroy Fullgraf's video clip) 

Repeat the same further to get a self-standing bridge like,

Here is a DIY video clip by Leroy Fullgraf.

 

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