Continuing our commitment to STEM education, even while social distancing, Leonardo has created some resources that will hopefully stimulate and entertain adults and children alike, while you are at home.

Spaghetti Tower Challenge

Spaghetti Tower Challenge

How high can you build a tower made of spaghetti and marshmallow…and can you balance an egg on the top of it?

Paper Rotor Challenge

Seb Watts, a helicopter engineering graduate and STEM Ambassador in Yeovil, shows you how to make your own paper rotorcraft.

Paper Rotor Challenge

STEM Paper Plane Launcher

STEM Paper Plane Launcher

Using lego, paper, a rubber band and a paper clip, you can create your own paper plane launcher! See how far you can fly your plane.

Paper Boat Challenge

Can you construct a boat out of paper and see if it floats?

Paper Boat Challenge

Make your own windmill

Make your own windmill

With paper, scissors, glue, a straw, pin and stapler, you could create your very own windmill!

Make your own Rocket!

With an empty bottle, a cork, a pump and a pump needle, see how high and far you could launch your home-made rocket!

Make your own Rocket!

STEM Colouring Book

STEM Colouring Book

This Leonardo colouring book features some iconic aircraft and technology including the AW159 Wildcat, Spitfire and Eurofighter Typhoon.

Engineering Logic Puzzle

Amy, Ben, Chris and Danielle all work as different types of Engineer. Using the clues, can you figure out which type of Engineer they are, their favourite thing about their work and which order they started work in?

Engineering Logic Puzzle

Engineering and Aerospace-themed word searches

Engineering and Aerospace-themed word searches

Can you find all the words, hidden inside each of these word searches? Do you know what each of the words is/means?

STEM Circular Plane

Using paper, a straw, scissors and tape, you can make a circular plane and see how it flies.

STEM Circular Plane

Build your own maze

Build your own maze

With some cardboard, straws, tape, pencil, scissors and a small ball, you can create your own maze.

Useful links

The following websites provide access to millions of free online education courses for adults and children to broaden their horizons in a broad array of subjects. (Please note, Leonardo does not formally endorse any of these websites, which are used at the user's individual discretion.)

Useful links