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Engineering Summer Camp
Engineering Summer CampEngineering Summer Camp

ENGINEERING SUMMER CAMP (MON. 22 JULY – FRI. 26 JULY 2019)

£395.00

Dates: Monday 22 July until Friday 26 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 22 July: Roads and Highways

In this session, children will learn about the different components of roads including the camber. Children will recreate model roads and design a new road layout for the city. Children will test their designs using remote control vehicles.

 

 

Tuesday 23 July: Light Engineering

Energy from the Sun can be harnessed for a variety of different purposes. In this session, children will construct a solar-powered house and investigate how a parabolic curve helps to heat an egg.

 

 

Wednesday 24 July: Stadiums and Arenas

Stadiums are important structures that rely on several different engineering concepts. In this session, children will learn about the architectural and structural considerations of stadiums before working as a team and building their own.

 

 

Thursday 25 July: Mighty Machines

Simple machines include levers, wedges and inclined planes. In this session, children will learn about the different types of simple machines, calculate the forces acting upon them and investigate the different types of levers.

 

 

Friday 26 July: Engineering Ancient Egypt

The Ancient Egyptians were renowned for their engineering feats. Most notably, their temples, pyramids and tombs. In this session, children will recreate these structures from the past using a range of different building materials.

 

 

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