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Engineering Summer CampEngineering Summer Camp

ENGINEERING SUMMER CAMP (MON. 29 JULY – FRI. 2 AUG. 2019)

£395.00

Dates: Monday 29 July until Friday 2 August 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 29 July: Chemical Engineering

Chemical engineering includes methods to use, produce, transform and transport chemicals. In this session, children will learn about chemical separation techniques as well as polymerisation and viscosity. Your child will produce non-Newtonian fluids and slime.

 

 

Tuesday 30 July: Wooden Structures

Timber is a building material that has been used for centuries. In this session, children will learn about the properties of timber as they design, construct and test a timber structure of their choice.

 

 

Wednesday 31 July: Urban Drainage

Sufficient urban drainage is necessary to prevent flooding in built-up areas. In this session, children will learn about sustainable drainage systems and will be tasked with constructing a drainage system that will be tested and evaluated.

 

 

Thursday 1 August: Engineering Persia

The Persian empire created some of the most notable engineering feats. In this session, children will learn about the design and construction of qanats and the materials used in the city of Persepolis.

 

 

Friday 2 August: Acoustical Engineering

Acoustical engineering deals with sound and vibration. In this session, your child will learn the fundamental concepts of sound before being tasked with creating a sound proof box before progressing to a resonance activity.

 

 

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