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Presentation about colonising mars - landing and how live there. Group activity to make Mars Lander to safety land egg for height. In addition activity to make parachutes for Mars Lander
A practical challenge for pupils based on a Design Council finalist project carried out by a 17 year-old.
The project includes the need for the pupils to provide a full report on their work.
This resource helps to introduce methods of casting in metal. It looks at sand, investment and die casting.
This is a classroom presentation / posters that remind pupils that great British designs are all around them!
This collection of lesson resources supports students to design and build using VEX IQ kits, whilst learning about VEX IQ parts, programming the controller and key engineering terminology (such as chain drive, friction, gear ratio, motors). The challenges and learning are based on a US STEM curriculum map,...
A team activity that results in team debating how the pyramids were actually built.
Teams work on either a case for Dimensional Stone, cut from a quarry face and transported to site while the other team build a case for an early precast work, hydraulic lime morter was cast in situ blocks and erected on the...
Presentations on how the Stirling Engine, or 'Hot Air Engine', works using a Low Temperature Stirling Engine as the model. One of the presentations is an animation of the complete cycle of operation.
Various presentations and work sheets on how the diesel engine works. Includes animated presention of the 4 stroke engine cycle and a work sheet examining the extent to which our modern lives depend upon engines.