Age range: 11-14
Duration: 30-59 mins
  • D&T
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Presenting speedy boats results

Time the journeys of different shaped boats and present the results

This activity considers displaying data from a practical investigation looking at the effect of streamlining a boat's hull.

Activity info, teachers' notes and curriculum links

This activity gives students the opportunity to consider how this information can be represented effectively and use this to form conclusions. The reliability of their results will then be discussed.

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