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Age Range: 11-14
Duration: 60 or more mins
  • D&T
  • Physics

Colour in product design

Extend an existing product range by increasing the colour range

The engineers behind the Watt Nightclub in Rotterdam turn the energy created by clubbers on the dance-floor into power for the lighting.  There’s even a giant battery to monitor the energy and encourage the crowd to dance even more. Doing your bit for the environment doesn’t have to be boring!

Activity info, teachers' notes and curriculum links

An engaging activity introducing students to colour theory.

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