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How do Roller Coasters work?

How do Roller Coasters work? at Imagination Station

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Our Roller Coasters worksheet teaches kids some fascinating physics behind how Roller Coasters work. It concludes with children building their own Roller Coaster track!

Recommended ages:

  • Lower Primary (5-8 years old)
  • Middle Primary (8-11 years old)

Curriculum links:

  • Investigating in Science
  • Physical Inquiry and Physics Concepts
  • Technological Modelling

Key Competencies: 

  • Thinking
  • Managing Self


  • A Computer/Tablet
  • Pen and Paper
  • 2+ litres of LEGO or other Creative Materials
  • For bonus fun, have a Bucket available