How do you make a raft out of paddle pop sticks?

What materials do you need to build a raft?

You will need:

  • Ten logs 12 inches in diameter and 11 feet in length.
  • Four logs ten inches in diameter and seven feet in length.
  • 100 feet of heavy rope or twine.
  • Wood carving knife.
  • Wood file or rasp.
  • Measuring tape.
  • Six sheets of styrofoam 24 inches wide by 56 inches long and one inch thick.
  • Five wooden slats ten feet long.

Do popsicle sticks float?

The stick is wood. Do you think other things made of wood, like a popsicle stick or wooden building block, will also float? … Yes, because if wood floats then other things made out of wood should also float.

How do you make a boat with Popsicle sticks and straws?

Making your boat

  1. Cut your straws in half. …
  2. Glue the straws together in halves. …
  3. Glue the paper triangle to the popsicle stick to make the sail.
  4. Glue the popsicle stick to one half of your boat.
  5. Glue the two halves together so the the popsicle stick sail is in the middle.
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