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KS2 Workshops

Mars Lander

This creative workshop will put student's engineering and design skills to the test as they build a parachute for a Martian probe. After learning about Martian probes the students will work in small teams to manage resources, design and build a new novel parachute. Their creation will then be put to the test, as each teams Egg-onaut plummets from the roof, hoping to survive.

Note: Unfortunately this workshop is not avalable as outreach

Recommended: Years 3 - 7

Curriculum Links: Science, Design and technology, Forces and Motion. 

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