Pearl lives on an island in Indonesia and she needs your help! Pearl is 10 and in the past few years the climate has been changing, big storms have become more common and rising seas have cut her off from the places where her people normally find their food. Pearl needs to build a raft to bring food back to her village, can you help her by building a prototype raft that can hold as much weight as possible? *Ship not included
This kit contains:
15 Raft building kits
15 Newton meters
1 pack of extra supplies
1 Teacher Hero kit with instructions and a simple explanation of the science, extension ideas, learning objective checklist, copiable certificate, homework ideas and timing guide all in a lovely ethical cloth bag
Prizes and 30 STEM career aspirations fortune tellers
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Subject areas: Engineering, Physics, Design and Technology
Curriculum areas: Working scientifically, properties and changes of materials and forces, DT – technical knowledge
KS2 Students will explore STEM, through stories about a real world challenge. 1 Box provides all the equipment you need for approximately 1 day of activity time for a class of 30. Each box maps onto the KS2 STEM curriculum.
Straws and bags are all made from compostable materials.