In this activity children focus on the application of science to solve problems and invent a new product that can then be tested as fit for purpose.
RI Christmas Lectures 2014
Curriculum-linked science teaching resources based on the work of scientists connected with the Royal Society, allowing teachers and students.
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In these activities children help Ricky decide which materials will be good to keep him warm, dry and comfortable and what to eat and drink.
In this activity children will investigate the process of evaporation by designing an investigation that can be done in the classroom or playground.
In this activity children will learn about pushes and pulls and ways of moving objects.
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In this activity children will decide which materials are suitable for making a boat. They will investigate materials and design a boat.
In this activity children learn about different materials and how they can be used for specific purposes.They will build and test models of houses.
In this activity children investigate the properties of materials in order to design a coin sorter to distinguish between old and new silver coins.