|Name of Activity||Snail Car|
|Keywords||NXT, car, travel, slow, snail race, last, finish line, winner, motion, gears|
|Grade Level||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9+|
|Time||1 Hour Total|
|Brief Description||In this activity, students will construct an NXT car which is capable to traveling extremely slowly. The cars will compete in a snail race with the last car to cross the finish line crowned as the winner.|
|Lesson Objectives:||To learn to build with cars for slow motion.|
|Materials Needed:||– NXT Car
– Computers running NXT software
|Preparation and Set Up:||Set up computers running NXT software.
Arrange students into groups of two.
Distribute materials to students.