Teacher guide Keeping it cool

TLF ID M021548

How do you prevent a spacecraft designed to orbit the sun from getting too hot? This engineering challenge invites students to design, make and test a capsule to stop chocolate from melting in a high temperature environment.



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Year level

6; 7; 8; 9

Learning area
  • Design and technologies
  • Technologies

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