Students learn about engineering while building edible cars
December 9, 2018
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A concoction of celery, cake frosting, uncooked spaghetti noodles and assorted candies would be enough to make a person's stomach turn, but for some area students it was a winning recipe.
And while some did more snacking than building, more than 30 kids tried their hands at building edible cars during a recent Exploring Engineering event for elementary and middle school-aged children, an event that aims to promote STEM careers in fun, engaging ways.
Participants has a smorgasbord of options when deciding which foods would work best to build a car that could safely...