Age Range: 11-14 6-11

The aim of this resource is to give students the opportunity to investigate the STEM involved in designing ejection seats. Students will explore the impact of ejecting from an aircraft on the human body and design an ejection seat for a bottle rocket.

Equipment list

You will need the following per group:
Plastic fizzy drinks bottle, 1 litre or 1.5 litre in size
Bottle rocket launcher
Foot pump