Listing all results (125)

Design Challenges in different material areas

A collection of mini design challenges, themed around different material areas.
Publication date:
2010 to date

5 resources
0
0

Textiles themed design challenges

This resource provides mini challenges based on the designing process. With textiles as the core theme, students are set mini challenges that ask them to create design briefs, understand client needs, generate ideas, communicate their ideas and evaluate their ideas.
Publication date:
1990 - 1999

16 files

0

0
Not yet rated

Zones 5 and 6: Smart Buildings

This Crystal exhibition resource from Siemens highlights the high levels of inefficiencies in most buildings and offers solutions such as smart buildings, reducing resources and making buildings more efficient. Super Cool Uniform is a design project where students need to research optimum working temperatures in...
Publication date:
2010 to date

2 files

0

0
Not yet rated

Passive Solar Design: Zero-energy Housing

This resource challenges students to design and build a one‐bedroom model house within the design constraints, utilising passive solar heating techniques to warm up the house as much as possible and sustain that temperature for as long as possible. After the design and build process, students test their house and...
Publication date:
2010 to date

5 files

0

0
Not yet rated

Flight Test

This activity requires students to design and construct a payload fairing and vibration rig to test a protection system for a satellite (an egg).  Students are given limited materials (this can be differentiated accordingly) to produce their model, the success of the model is initially measured by the egg...
Publication date:
2010 to date

2 files

0

0
Not yet rated

Designing the Mirrror

In this activity, students will use memory metal wire to create a model of a deployable structure.  The James Webb Space Telescope has several structures that must be deployed in space, including parts of the primary mirror.  Students must create and evaluate a design to enable the primary mirror to...
Publication date:
2010 to date

2 files

0

0
Not yet rated

Starchaser Rocket Factory 1

Ideal for all ages and key stages the Starchaser Rocket Factory 1 enables students to experiment with Newton’s Laws of motion by building and flying their own compressed air powered model rockets. Safe, clean, educational and fun, Rocket Factory 1 is supervised by a Starchaser Educator and includes enough...
Publication date:
22 November 2018

4 files

0

0

Types of Video Editing- A Must to Know For All Video Editors

Video editing is a procedure of modifying as well as manipulating the video clip and also pictures in the preferred series. Modifying consists of cutting, incorporating transitions and also using impacts on video clips. By doing so, an important outcome arises. It is a part of a post-production procedure.Understanding...
Publication date:
18 September 2018

0

0

STEM Ambassador events and volunteering

An updated calendar of events for STEM Volunteers. Most events are practical and involve mentoring a small team of young people through an engineering challenge leading to a performed test or display of the engineering. Resources and activities explore maritime, construction and aviation. Projects delve into wellbeing...
Publication date:
13 August 2018

7 files

0

0

Shapes we need: Looking and seeing 3

A series which provides an education in visual understanding and discrimination. 
Publication date:
1965

Physical resource:
Book

0
Not yet rated

Pages

View all publishers