Lesson 2: Designing my monster
With levers, linkages and pivots in mind, children design two possible moving monster ideas against a Design Criteria and then carry out a tally survey to see which is favoured by their peers
Exploring different To make, draw or write plans for something. options
Understanding that linkages use levers and pivots to create The movement an object makes when controlled by an input or output (e.g. left, right, up, down). There are four types of motion: reciprocating, oscillating, rotary and linear....
Adding to the class A set of rules to help designers focus their ideas and test the success of them....
Drawing two moving monster designs that meet all points of the Design Criteria