STEM Space

Download RAF100 STEM teaching and learning resources here.

60 minute 'hands on' activities - with links to the GCSE Physics curriculum - developed in collaboration with the University of Leeds and West Yorkshire STEM.

Session 1: Forces and Motion

Build and test your own rollercoaster!  

                 

Presentation 

Newton 

Certificate 

Tutor Notes 

 

Session 2: Storing Energy 

Learn how batteries work and make your own power!  

 

 

Presentation

Certificate

Tutor Notes 

 

 

Session 3: Changing States

Test your knowledge of solids, liquids and gases!  

  

Presentation

Quiz

Changing States Extension Reading

Changing States Certificate

Tutor Notes 

 

Session 4: Digital

Introduction to coding and create your own webpage!

Presentation

Digital Background Material

Certificate

Tutor Notes

 

 

 

Session 5: Electric Circuits 

Make your own speaker!  

 

Presentation

Making Speakers (Task)

Certificate

Tutor Notes

 

 

Session 6: Flight and Movement

Learn about gravity and make your own rocket! 

 

Presentation

Certificate

Tutor Notes 

 

 

Session 7: Light

Understand light, radiation and the creation of colour!

Presentation 

Student Activity 

Tutor Notes 

Certificate 

 

 

 

 

Session 8: Machines and Electromagnets

It's machine design time...

Explore levers, wedges, pulleys, axels, and screws!

Presentation 

Background Material 

Tutor Notes 

Certificate 

 

 

 

Session 9: Mapping Data

Explore the world of maps...

Learn how they help RAF Pilots fly safe! 

 

Presentation 

Original Script 

Tutor Notes 

Certificate 

 

Search and Rescue

Emergency!

Take charge of a search and rescue operation.

Presentation

Briefing Pack 1

Briefing Pack 2

Position support

Icebreaker

84 Squadron

Tutor Notes

Certificate

 

Expedition    

Time to plan an expedition to Antartica!

Presentation

Briefing Pack

Icebreaker

Map

Kit List

Shelter

Food

Communications

Clothing

Mapping

Felicity Aston

Tutor Notes

Certificate

Earthquake   

There has been an earthquake and the clock is ticking to send aid

Presentation

Icebreaker

Team Activity

Information Gatherer Notes

Causes

Tutor Notes

Certificate

 

Biomimicry

Delve into the world of biomimicry

Discover how science is copying nature

Presentation

Icebreaker

Gecko Tape

Design

Cards

Certificate