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Forces and Motion Workshop

Science workshop for schools based on forces

This workshop for schools was developed by a qualified Aerospace Engineer with experience in the industry. The workshop will help students further their understanding of forces and motion by engaging them in several practical activities. It covers concepts such as thrust, gravity, friction, drag, and pressure.

Format

Primary: 3 x 1.5hrs
Secondary: 3 x 1.5hrs
(25-30 students per session)
Contact us for bigger events.

Age Group

Year 3 - Year 10
KS2, KS3, and KS4

Build your own car

Learn about forces and motion and energy transfer by building your very own propeller toy car. Conduct an experiment to learn about the relationship between thrust, mass, and acceleration.

Propeller-toy-cars

Create a Tornado

Students will create a stunning tornado/whirlpool in a beaker.

Fire Stomp Rocket

Launch a projectile in to air with a stomp rocket kit. A fun activity to learn about air pressure and thrust.

Stomp-rocket-kit

Typical Workshop Day