Before the lesson
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- To explore making mechanisms
Pupils should be taught to:
- Explore and evaluate a range of existing products
- Explore and use mechanisms [for example, levers, sliders, wheels and axles]
Pupils needing extra support: Will need further direction to insert the car into the cut grooves. They may need to refer back to the demonstration model.
Pupils working at greater depth: should begin to look at how they can better control their movements using guides.