Design and Technology KS2: You Too Can Be an Absolute Genius

Fran Scott meets brilliant young inventors from around the country and gets top tips on how to come up with a great invention.

She tries out their genius inventions, including a swimsuit that mimics the skin of sharks and an automatic fire-extinguishing gadget that fits on to a kitchen tap.

Suitable for: Design & Technology KS2 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and 2nd level in Scotland.

Developing ideas for inventions
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Inspiration for inventions
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Testing inventions
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The importance of persistence when inventing
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What is an invention?
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What is an inventor like?
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What makes a good inventor?
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