Wacky Races

Teachers' notes   

This resource is bursting with ideas and inspirations for designing and making a wacky races vehicle and organising a wacky races challenge.

 

Curriculum Links

Key Stage 2 Science
Key Stage 2 Design and Technology
Key Stage 2 Numeracy (data collection)
Themes: Scientific Enquiry, Forces, Energy, Measurement 

as well as encouraging creative thinking,

problem solving and enterprising skills

 

Learning Objectives
In this resource children will explore designing a vehicle. Children will investigate different types of materials and designs to find the best ones for creating a vehicle to  compete in a wacky races challenge. 
 
The resource was created as part of the Creative Minds Project. Creative Minds aimed to provide young people with learning opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (S.T.E.M) using Museums, Libraries and Archives.



 
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