Today the challenge was to design a paper airplane that could hold the most cargo (dominos). We looked up various ways to fold airplanes, thought of how to attach the cargo, and had no opportunity to test them. That was the "twist"...you could only design the plane in the classroom, there were no test throws. We were risk-takers and thinkers today. Here is a website that shows how to make 50 different types of paper airplanes.
Students are challenged in Global Tech to "plug in" to make connections in a technological world.