Glencoe Earth Science
You and the Environment
Project Type: Model
Explore peanut inventions. Research 3-5 of the 325 products that were invented from peanuts. Design your own creative use for peanuts, write directions, and build a prototype for a class peanut invention fair.
The creative use for peanuts should fall into one of the following categories:
- Household Product
The directions should include:
- What material/ingredients were used and in what quantities
- How the creative use for the peanuts works
- Explain the design and describe its function
The prototype needs to be:
- Durable and functions reliably
- Environmentally friendly
Visit these sites, or any others you find, and research peanuts.
Peanut product List