Explore how telescopes have changed over time, from the earliest two lens designs to the current construction of the James Webb Space Telescope. Design and make a model of the James Webb and use mathematics to explore why the mirror has been designed with hexagons. Teacher Classroom Resource.
Suitable for teachers of 3rd class and up, this space technology focused session will involve modelling, testing and evaluation.
This CPD will be offered online, duration 1h 15 minutes, Tuesday 23 Feb 4pm to 5.15 pm, repeated Wed 24 Feb 7pm to 8.15 pm advance of Engineers Week 2021 (Feb 27 to March 5)
*This session is now fully booked*