The tension of the elastic band is key to the success of an electric vehicle. If your vehicle doesn’t move, change the band fi rst before anything else.
Motorised Vehicles £182.95
Motorised Vehicles - KS2
Give your pupils an opportunity to use their knowledge of electric circuits and switches to produce a motorised vehicle. Created by Caroline Alliston, a mechanical engineer and author of the “Technology For Fun” book series these kits make a great STEM activity for thirty KS2 pupils. Contents: 100 x 54mm Wooden Wheels, 100 x Mixed Wooden Wheels, 20 x Lengths of Dowel, 100 x Lengths of 8mm Square Section Wood, 50 x Battery Snaps, 30 x Toggle Switches, 50 x Crocodile Leads, 30 x Motors and Mounting Clips, 30 x Battery Holders, 250 x Card Triangles, 60 x Pulleys, 250 x Artstraws and 454g Rubber Bands. “How To” guides, Activity Sheets and Lesson Plans can be found online.
MOTORISED VEHICLES - KS2 CLASS KIT 035-TE00778
LEARNING OUTCOMES G O CO S
■ Correct measuring and cutting of main frame material
■ Product testing, is it fi t for purpose?
£ 182 .95
■ Product evaluation - what worked well, what didn’t and what could I do to improve it?