House of Gadgets
An exercise in sustainability using recucled materials. Developed by STEM Coventry and IET Coventry and Warwickshire.
Pupils are asked to think of
- sustainability, which products can be re-cycled,?
- what would happen if nobody collected the waste?
- what happened to the glass makers when they had used up all the trees?
Then to decide on a product and make a mock-up using recucled materials.
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|Subject(s)||STEM Clubs, Design and technology, Design for society and the environment, Design skills, Materials and manufacturing|
|Tags||sustainability, re-cycle, recycle, create, STEM|
|Last updated||04 September 2019|