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Straw planes - lesson pack

This activity comes with a handy teacher's guide and lesson plan, a set of easy to read questions aimed at probing deeper thinking in your pupils, and an informative presentation to run the activity. Learn all about forces, maximising air resistance to create your own straw planes. Teach about a range of forces and cover a broad range of working scientifically skills such as: taking measurements, changing variables and the importance of accuracy and precision, whilst probing the children's science talk and thinking skills.

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