11-14 cross-curricular projects in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM)

Game on

Pupils design a new game with fair rules and an effective scoring system. Pupils’ final presentations of their games are assessed against a set of criteria agreed by the class. These resources are inspired by London 2012.

Download the documents, starting with the presentation which structures the lesson

Pod 3 Game on presentation

Pod 3 Game on teacher notes

Pod 3 Game on pupil sheets

Pod 3 Game on learning log (print this double-sided A4 to make into A5 booklets)

Download the general guide to teaching The Games
General teacher guide

General teacher guide (Word)

Is your school ready to celebrate the London 2012 Games? 

By participating in Nuffield STEM Games your school/college is eligible to receive a whole range of rewards from London 2012!  

To access your rewards, you simply need to complete and return your school’s Get Set network application form and tell London 2012 about the activities you have been doing as part of Nuffield STEM Games. You’ll then receive a plaque and certificate, the right to use the London 2012 education logo, plus automatic entry into prize draws to win visits from athletes and the London 2012 mascots, and much more!

London 2012 World Sport Day, presented by Lloyds TSB, is on Monday 25 June 2012. You’re invited to join thousands of schools across the UK in celebrating the athletes and cultures of the world. This is also your chance to showcase all your Values-related work in the final celebration before the Games begin. 

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