A company that designs electric cars in China has revealed its plans for a flying car which will be available to buy in 2024 for around £114,000. It will have the ability to drive or fly and will even be able to check if the weather conditions are suitable for takeoff.
Looking at inventions with children can lead to some great discussions and 'I wonder' moments which help develop citical thinking and working scientifically skills. Just pop up a picture of this new prototype and invite comments from your class about whether they think this car could really exist and why. May also be a launching point for the electricity topic or forces topic in Upper Key Stage 2.
You can find out more about the flying car here: https://www.dezeen.com/2021/10/28/xpeng-road-capable-flying-car-2024-technology/