Suspension Bridge

Have you ever walked, biked or driven across the Brooklyn Bridge and wondered "How does this work?!" First, watch this video to learn about the bridge. 

Activity Instructions

for Observers (Pre-K through 2nd Grade) and Explorers (3rd Grade through 5th Grade)

Now it's time for you to build your very own model of the Brooklyn Bridge. Head over to the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy website for instructions on this craft. 

BONUS for Explorers: Try your hand at building a suspension bridge out of cardboard

or popsicle sticks (please ask an adult for help cutting). 

Turn It In

Take a picture of your bridge and upload it to Padlet.

If you haven't printed the bingo board page, please print it now. Cross off this activity square, since you've completed it.


You'll bring your bingo board print-out to the PS29 garden on  Sunday, May 23 between 2-4pm to collect your prize. If you're not in Brooklyn, email us and we will send you your prize.