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Published on February 23rd, 2018 | by Spring Grove

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Year 6 DT – Wacky Racers!

Year 6 designed and made driving vehicles incorporating a working electrical circuit. They learnt all about mechanisms including pulley ratio and designed their vehicle in order to be the fastest or strongest car. They learnt about technical terms such as chassis, axles and bearings and used their knowledge of forces and friction to enhance its performance. Finally they made a very creative body to the vehicle to make them look like wacky racers!

Watch the video of racing them!

 

 


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