NUSTEM loans boxes are linked to STEM careers and contain original objects and replicas that can be handled and used as part of classroom activities. While using the resources in the boxes, children get the opportunity to try out and explore some of the skills, techniques, equipment and ideas that STEM professionals use on a day-to-day basis.
The forces and motion box contains a a slope with a variety of surfaces and a set of different vehicles for testing how far things move on different surfaces.
Try this at home
Visit our STEM at home Paper Aeroplanes page to investigate which shape and sized paper aeroplanes fly the furthest. You will need some scrap paper and somewhere to fly your plane.