Engineering (Step 3)

Investigating Engineering and Engineers Week event and/or speakers

Activity/EventClassSummary
Engineer's Week Event - It's All Done with Mirrors3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th3rd – 6th classes took a trip to Sligo IT to see Dr Ken Farquhar do spectacular magic tricks, illusions and stunts with extraordinary science and engineering. Quirky stunts and illusions were performed, science discovered and engineering explored! Photographs from Show
Engineer's Week Event - Speaker in School : Plan Design3rd, 4th, 5th and 6thOrla Cawley from Plan Design spoke to 3rd - 6th class children about the role of Engineers and how they help us solve problems
Design and Make3rd and 4th Children created their own moveable boat using recycled materials and a real boiler - Put Put boats. Evidence of Work
Design and Make2nd Green Machines - Children designed and created their own sustainable powered vehicles - for land or water Evidence of Work
Design and Make5th and 6th Children from 5th and 6th Classes planned, designed, created and tested Mousetrap devices Evidence of Work