Rules for participation in the STEM challenge:

  • You can use any of the supplies provided.
  • The kite should have a string attached in order to try flying it outside.
  • Your goal is to build a kite that flies on a windy day.
  • The wind can be very strong . Think about ways to make your kite more durable.
  • There are many different ways to complete this challenge. Be creative!


  1. Paper (cardboard, newspaper sheet, plain paper, etc.)
  2. Wooden or plastic rods
  3. Long rope or fishing line
  4. Scissors and scotch
  5. Roulette
To participate in the republican STEM challenge, your school needs to make a three-minute video and send it to the organizers of the challenge.