9 working models to build
Thought provoking building challenges and exercises.
Snap-fit connectivity in any direction and angle.
Use the 3D Viewer app to manipulate the model, zoom in and out, rotate, explode and implode! (Android, Apple (iOs) and Windows mobile operating systems)
38-page booklet with theory, experimental activities, quiz and building instructions
Get the STRUCTURES: Buildings and Bridges set and learn all about buildings and how they literally support our lives!
Construct different types of bridges and find out how their architecture design provides massive weight support. Discover all the types of forces applied and how engineers manage to reduce their effects.
Build 9 working models such as a house, a pyramid and various types of bridges: beam, arch, truss, cable-stayed and suspension bridge. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included.
The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning.
A Quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! Conduct thorough experiments and discover: - how triangulation provides strength on a building; - what are the main types of forces acting on structures; - how do trusses work; - what are the major types of cable bridges.
The DISCOVERING STEM series was developed by qualified teachers and academics, following the latest pedagogical trends in order to combine theory with practice.
The series deals with the core subjects of STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics - in a fascinating and enjoyable way.
Each package includes a comprehensive activity booklet, covering a broad area of subjects.
Warning: Not suitable for children under 3 years. For use under adult supervision
Discovering Stem Structures Buildings & Bridges (Dispatched From UK) - B01CQBNEHG