This castle was made of unusual media such as sugar cubes, icing, salt dough, Legos, Popsicle sticks and other various items. It had the ability to light up the towers and look like the fire was burning. Its details accurately showed the construction of castles during this time period.
This small scale catapult is accurate and detailed. Class tested... It can shoot clay balls 20-30 feet. The class was able to see how the variance of size of clay and the amount of tension affected the trajectory.
The girls worked together to create in great detail this large scale castle. It was put together using wood, concrete forms and various types of paints. It has many signs of life and surprising details throughout.
This castle accurately shows the structure and layout of a castle. It has creatively used recycled materials such as a cereal box. Landscaping beautifully depicts the bushes, grass, and interesting textures.
Castle has battery operated wheel on the mill by the river (as one of his simple machines). Beautifully landscaped. His castle shows the life of people during this time period through the structured buildings and people within the courtyard.
Working toghether in a group on their own, each 7th grader chose to work on a castle, windmill, or catapult. The results.... amazing.