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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.
From Practical Action, this 1-2 hour class activity uses the supply of energy for an island community to help students to understand renewable energy options.
The resource available consists of the following items:
RESINATED CORE SLABS (15m)
This is material that has been cut...
Produced by Practical Action, these materials help students to consider the impacts of a product through its whole life cycle. A presentation describes the concept of lifecycle analysis (LCA) and gives some examples. Students are then challenged to consider the life cycle of familiar products, from raw materials,...
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...
The task involved;
- Mentoring 2nd year engineering students in a group project as part of an industry-education based project in March/April 2018.
STEM PROJECTS FOR STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONAL TEACHER DEVELOPMENT SKILLS
We offer after School Club or Holiday Club through partnering schools.
MANUAL: Open the full STEM Coordinator's manual
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...
Techniquest Glyndŵr is able to deliver one-off support or a short series of visits to enhance school based After School Science or STEM Clubs.
Drawing upon its extensive range of educational shows, workshops and its extremely popular...
From Practical Action, this resource encourages students to look at how design specifications are balanced when developing new products.