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The Cost of Speed

This maths activity gives pupils the opportunity to learn about the connection between air speed and weight and apply this knowledge to designing and making a paper plane. Pupils will apply their maths skills of data collection and measurement to record the test flights and reflect on the most successful plane. Opportunities for extension are also offered in this activity. This resource is part of a series of resources produced by Rolls Royce and covers key areas of the Year 6 Maths curriculum.

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