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