The Simple & Powered Machines Set contains a brick assortment for exploring design engineering with more advanced mechanisms, structures, and forces.
Use this set with the accompanying curriculum pack to promote pupils' fundamental STEM understanding of simple and powered machines, structures, and mechanisms. The curriculum pack provides full lessons, extension activities, and problem-solving tasks, as well as teacher guides and pupil worksheets.
Key learning values:
Building and exploring real life Machines & Mechanisms
Investigating powered machines with the motor
Using plastic sheets for calibration and capturing wind
Exploring gear mechanisms with the assorted gear wheel
Models built in pairs or groups to develop teamwork