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Railway Museum Great Object Hunt: Materials

Find something that you think is strong; find something made from plastic…

Follow your curiosity and work together to complete challenges while discovering objects in the galleries of the National Railway Museum, York.

This activity helps students explore the galleries and work together to choose an object for each challenge. It is designed to encourage discussion about how science and technology have shaped our lives.

Learning outcomes

  • Make links between museum objects, curriculum science and everyday life.
  • Develop observation and communication skills.

Downloadable resources

National Railway Museum Great Object Hunt – Materials (PDF Document)

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