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2016 Mini Engineers pupils sitting (Ruth Armstrong's Conflicted Copy 2016 04 13)

Mini Engineers

Please note these sessions are fully booked until the end of term. Bookings for the start of the next academic year will open in August.

Become mini-engineers with this hands on, play-filled workshop for Early Years.
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Suitable for:

Early and First level. Nursery - P2. An ASN version is available for older pupils working at these levels. Please request upon booking. Maximum capacity 25 pupils. 

What will my pupils do in the workshop?

Pupils become engineers to help fix the museum’s broken clock. Through hands-on activities, pupils lead the learning, exploring pushes, pulls and twists, and discover related vocabulary using our engineer’s word wall. 

Length of session:

60 mins




10:30/12:30 (60 mins) Check your booking for timings and arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the start of your workshop.

Dates available:

No dates currently available.

Curriculum links:

LIT0-02A / ENG 0-03a LIT 1-02a 

ENG 0-12a/LIT 0-13a/LIT 0-21a   

MNU 0-02a -  

HWB 0-20a / HWB 1-20a  

SCN 0-07a -  

TCH 0-12a TCH 1-12a 

Sustainable Development Goals:

4, 8, 9

What teachers say:

"They loved the workshop - it was a great mix of discussion and play-based learning" - P1 teacher 

"Inspired the children about STEM and it fitted in really well as we have just been learning about clocks and time" - P1 teacher

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