Read the Inventions of the Victoria Era fact cards, making notes or a poster on their features thinking about questions such as: how do they work? What do they use as fuel? Who are they for? Who do you think could afford them?
List the similarities and differences these inventions have.
Create your own invention using the fact cards to help you. Use the questions about to help you perfect your design. Create a plan, labelled diagram and even a real life model if you have the resources available. Can your family guess what your invention is for?