Using cutting edge presentation, good old-fashioned Lego and a healthy dollop of imagination, travel deep into our Solar System. Discover the vastness of Space and design a space probe to journey where humans can't. Return home and avert disaster as a hapless Professor enlists the help of your pupils to avert an asteroid crisis.
Includes: Meteorite handling, designing a space probe, Lego, saving the world.
Does not include: Risk assessment for blown minds.
Space: By observing and researching features of our solar system, I can use simple models to communicate my understanding of size, scale, time and relative motion within it.
Craft, design, engineering: Through discovery and imagination, I can develop and use problem-solving strategies to construct models.
Tools for listening and talking: When I engage with others, I can respond in ways appropriate to my role, show that I value others’ contributions and use these to build on thinking.
Finding and using information: I can select ideas and relevant information, organise these in an appropriate way for my purpose and use suitable vocabulary for my audience.