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How a Human Arm Bends

This activity is designed to enable students to be able to gain an understanding of how a human arm bends due to muscular contraction, to understand that a robot arm can use contraction or rotation to achieve movement and to understand that shape memory alloys can revert back to a previous shape when heated. Robot...
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Robot Arm Design

In this activity students design and model a robot arm in 2D, need to be able to name the main parts of a robot arm and to be able to design and make a 2D card model of a 3D product. Robot arms are an example of a programmable system. They are used in a wide variety of industrial applications, ranging from loading...
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3D Modelling

In this activity students design and model a 3D robot arm. Robot arms are an example of a programmable system. They are used in a wide variety of industrial applications, ranging from loading machines to assembling cars, welding parts together and spray painting products. They are also used in applications such as...
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Tomorrow's Engineers: bath fizzies

An activity to make bath fizzies.
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British Science Week: primary activity (2016)

Aimed at primary level, this pack contains a range of different activities which and are intended to stretch the imagination. The activities cover a mixture of topics including: materials and their properties, Earth and Space, 3D shape, habitats, food chains, electricity, Bluetooth communication and computing.Designed...
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Auto arms

This is challenge three of the 2016-17 BP Ultimate STEM Challenge competition.  The competition is open to teams of two to four students aged 11 to 14 from across the UK.  Students can win some fantastic prizes, including an invitation to a celebratory event at the Science Museum, an Ultimate...
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Antibubbles

This lesson links aspects of states of matter to the use of bubbles to deliver drugs to cancerous tissue, and is appropriate to students aged 12- 14. Most children will be familiar with soapy bubbles consisting of gas surrounded by a film of moisture. This lesson looks at the formation of bubbles that contain...
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F1 in Schools

In teams of 3-6, students design, build and race model formula one cars powered by a compressed air cylinder.F1 in Schools
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Land Rover 4x4 in Schools

Students design and build a radio controlled four-wheel drive (4x4) vehicle to negotiate a test track emulating a real life off-road situation.Land Rover 4x4 in Schools
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The Armourers and Brasiers Tata Sixth Form Materials Prize

The aim of the Armourers and Brasiers Tata Sixth Form Materials Prize is to give students structured opportunities to find out about materials science and engineering outside their normal lessons. It requires students to make a sustained commitment to learning about materials throughout year 12. The timing...
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