KS2 STEM forces/materials - Make & Test a CD racer

KS2 STEM forces/materials - Make & Test a CD racer

Fun, exciting, low cost, practical STEM activity for KS2 pupils. Use it to learn about forces including gravity and friction, and the use of everyday materials for particular purposes. Also links to the D&T process - design, make, test, evaluate and improve.
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Make & test a Cartesian Diver - Materials & Forces

Make & test a Cartesian Diver - Materials & Forces

Relates to KS2 & KS1 science (materials and forces) and KS3 physics (floating & sinking, upthrust, pressure in fluids). The resource gives details of the parts required and where to source them, how to construct the Cartesian divers, and worksheets to help extract the relevant curriculum learning points from the activity.
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KS2/3 Electricity - Make & Test a Wire Loop Game

KS2/3 Electricity - Make & Test a Wire Loop Game

In this fun hands-on session pupils will design, build and test their own wire loop game, whilst learning about conductors and insulators, switches and series and parallel circuits, linking to KS2 Science and Design and Technology and KS3 Physics curricula.
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