Whether it’s trying to push them together or pull them apart, playing with magnets is FUN! But what exactly are magnets and how do they work? Get your students to experiment with magnets to learn about forces that repel or attract!
Christmas is coming! We encourage you to be different this year and build your very own Christmas tree. This D.I.Y. project is perfect for kids to develop their engineering and design skills! Below are some cool ideas ideas that you can use for inspiration!
Many of the world’s buildings and structures are built using the power of columns. Let’s explore the strength of columns by carrying out an experiment that tests the stability of different shapes when put under the stress of weight. Go for it!
Inventors need to have an element of incredible curiosity and imagination in order to come up with truly innovative inventions. This game is a mix of storytelling and design: you have to create your own superhero! Choose one problem and think about how a superhero can fix that problem!
There are many things to consider when buying a new pair of shoes – size, shape, use, colour, style, materials, durability, price and the level of comfort.
If you could design your ideal pair of shoes, what would they be like?
Imagine hopping on a train and taking just minutes to travel from one city to the next. Imagine even arriving on another continent by train. Trains have been a solid form of transport since the 1700’s, relying on steam, diesel or electricity to run.
Learn about the exciting world of robots in this fun class lesson. Get your students to design their own awesome robot, find out about their history and learn about the laws of robotics all scientists must adhere to so they don’t take over the world!