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STEM in Action - Earthquake Technologies Challenge Project

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STEM in Action™ Earthquake Technologies Challenge Project

Earthquake, Structures & Budgets

In these STEM lessons Build Safe Construction Company are planning a new apartment building, but earthquakes are common in Fault city and they need to make the building safe. Students work as a team, using earthquake knowledge, adhering to criteria and constraints and analysing data to develop an evidence-based plan. Through investigation, they test earthquake-resistant technologies and construct model buildings that withstand earthquakes!

Designed for Key Stage 2, Year 4

STEM in Action™ Earthquake Technologies Challenge Project

  • Provides 5 hours of STEM instruction over seven 30–60 minute lessons
  • Includes a teacher guide, activity books, homework tasks and assessment tools, plus the materials needed to undertake each activity
  • Meets National Curriculum for England (2014) attainment targets in Year 4 Science, Design & Technology, Maths and Geography
  • Scottish Curriculum for Excellence references are available
  • Develops core maths skills in multiplication and division; addition and subtraction; number and place value; geometry; and statistics
  • Facilitates use of the engineering design process to solve real-world problems
  • Introduces the practice of gathering, recording and classifying data to answer real-word questions
  • The Wobbletop Shake Table™ simulates earthquakes and tests student designs
  • Brings confidence to your STEM teaching and reduces preparation time with pre-planned lessons

Ages 8-10

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