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Do It
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  • a film canister lid
  • construction paper
  • a bamboo skewer
  • tape
  • scissors
  1. Cut a circle out of construction paper, about the size of a DVD or CD.
  2. Tape a film canister lid to the center of the paper circle.
  3. Ask an adult to help you poke or drill a hole through the film canister lid.
  4. Poke the skewer through the hole in the lid. Keep the paper circle near the point of the skewer. Give the skewer a twirl.
what happened?
Try the experiment, tell us what happens and watch DFTV for your results! How long could you make your spinner spin?

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