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Engineering Summer Camp
Engineering Summer CampEngineering Summer Camp

ENGINEERING SUMMER CAMP (MON. 15 JULY – FRI. 19 JULY 2019)

£395.00

Dates: Monday 15 July until Friday 19 July inclusive.

 

Time: From 9:00 am until 3:30 pm (registration opens at 8:40 am and closes at 8:55 am).

 

Age: 9 to 14. STRICTLY FOR CHILDREN AGED 9-14. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE. (children are organised into separate groups according to their age and level of knowledge).

 

Location: Royal School of Mines building. Prince Consort Road. SW7 2BP.

 

Level: All levels of knowledge are welcome.

 

Lunch: Children bring their packed lunch, a few snacks and enough water for the day.

 

Children will be participating in a variety of demonstrations, group activities and practical experiments and will learn about exciting and enriching topics. Children learn through a hands-on approach and are welcome to take home any objects they have made throughout the week. See more details below.

 

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The emphasis is on fun, yet we inspire learning about concepts through dialogue and questioning.

We will be offering brand new programmes for each week in summer.

 

***PLEASE NOTE THAT TOPICS AND/OR THE ORDER OF THE TOPICS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE***

 

 

Monday 15 July: Skyscrapers

In this session, your child will be exposed to the processes involved in building skyscrapers. They will be challenged to build their own mini-skyscraper the same way as real skyscrapers are erected. Children will learn about the importance of a steel frame.

 

 

Tuesday 16 July: Thermodynamic Engineering

In this session, children will be applying concepts from the field of thermodynamics, such as the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics; Pv=nRT to build on the understanding of how this incredible piece of machinery works. Your child will be working in a small team to assemble an internal combustion engine.

 

 

Wednesday 17 July: Bridge Design

Bridges are integral structures to allow the transportation of pedestrians, vehicles and trains. In this session, your child will be guided through the forces that act on bridges before designing, constructing and testing their bridges.

 

 

Thursday 18 July: Airport Engineering

In this session, your child will learn about airport design. Your child will become familiar with terminal architecture by designing an airport, creating different buildings (e.g., terminal, control tower, airport fire station and a radar tower).

 

 

Friday 19 July: Housing Development

In your final session this week, your child will be tasked with creating a new housing development on the outskirts of London. They must consider transportation, amenities and costings.

 

 

We offer 10% discount on siblings booking and multiple bookings.
Any days booked individually will be charged at £90.00 per child.

 

 

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Need help with your booking or want more information, call us on

Tel 020 7769 6732/ 0753 522 5432