The James Dyson Foundation – Ideas Box
The James Dyson Foundation developed the Ideas Box to challenge students to find inspiration in everyday objects and develop ideas. To identify problems and use their creativity to find solutions. The Box helps teachers nurture the skills needed for the next generation of engineers.
The Ideas Box is a product analysis and design kit to teach engineering. It also has links to literacy, numeracy and enterprise. It includes:
- 1 Dyson Air MultiplierTM fan as a case study
- Teacher’s Pack with lesson plans and instructions
- Posters for the classroom