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Stop the Spread

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Practical Action

Stop the Spread is a STEM challenge from Practical Action suitable for 7-16-year-old learners. Pupils research the work being done to stop the spread of infectious diseases around the world (including the Sustainable Development Goals). They then design, build and test a model of a hand-washing device. They present their model, together with creative education materials for children in a primary school in Kenya, back to the class for feedback.


Environment and Sustainability, Health and Well-being

Age Ranges

KS2: ages 7-11, KS3: ages 11-14, KS4: ages 14-16


Design and technology, Maths / numeracy, Science

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