Superpower of Strength
Experiment 5: Super Pulleys

Nanogirl is experimenting with pulleys!

Experiment 5 of the Super Strength superpower series - let's learn how to build super pulleys! Pulleys are used in lots of places and they help you to lift heavy things by reversing the direction of your lifting force. Build your own set and see how easy it is! Don't forget to download the full instructional worksheet and parent cheat sheet

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Explore the Strength Superpower Theme

Superpower of Strength Trailer

Nanogirl wants the power of super strength!

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Experiment 1 - Super Columns

Nanogirl wants the power of super strength, but holding up heavy weights by yourself gets boring after a while.

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Experiment 2 - Super Rope

Make your very own super-strong rope.

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Experiment 3 - Muscle Fibres

Our muscles are pretty super!

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Experiment 4 - Super Bag

Nanogirl needs a super-strong bag that won't break!

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