Instructions and Resources for your Rube Goldberg Machine


Seek inspiration from…

  •  YouTube (search Rube Goldberg, chain reaction, mousetraps) 
  •  Purdue Contest web.ics.purdue.edu/~pe/) 
  •  RubeGoldberg.com 
  •  arthurganson.com
  • http://pbskids.org/zoom/games/goldburgertogo/rubegame.html

Details. 

  • your machine must pop a balloon at the end
  • have at least 3 machines total (and at least 2 different machines used)
  • you may use any materials to make your machine work.