Teaching overview

Learning points

  • A new shield is being installed at the site of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster to prevent radiation leaks.
  • Fish populations can be tracked by analysing the traces they leave in seawater.
  • Robots can solve Rubik’s cubes much faster than humans.

Curriculum keywords

  • Nuclear energy
  • Environmental impacts
  • Robots

Spark a discussion

  • Why was the Chernobyl disaster so dangerous?
  • What is overfishing and why is it a problem?
  • Why are robots faster than humans at solving Rubik’s cubes?

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