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School of Physics and Astronomy

Lego Physics

These resources for students and teachers to use LEGO┬« to illustrate physics concepts. The lesson plans, activity sheets and booklets cover curriculum-linked topics in radiation and particle physics. All the electronic resources below are free to download along with the details of which bricks you need to run this activity, which can be purchased from your nearest suitable retailer. It is not possible to buy premade kits.

Free Electronic Resources

Resource pack for teachers

Lesson plans & activites

Lego bricks

The bricks & booklets you need

Building your Own Universe (14-18)

Build Your Own Universe booklet

For students to use

Build Your Own Universe poster

Powerpoint of the lesson plan

Build Your Own Universe presentation

To display in your classroom

Fission and Fusion (GCSE)

Fission & Fusion booklet

For students to use

Fission & Fusion presentation

Powerpoint of the lesson plan

Particle Physics (A-level)

Particle Physics booklet

For students to use

Particle Physics presentation

Powerpoint of the lesson plan

LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site. This project has been partially supported by a Science in Society small grant award from the STFC.

Science & Technology Facilties Council (STFC)