This session links to Romans, Celts and Invaders.
The children work in groups of 3 to design and build a catapult. We learn about strong structures and catapult design. We test our catapults and improve our designs.
In this session we cover the following:
Maths: We measure distance and collect data.
Statistics: Record data in a table and use the collected data.
Technical Knowledge: Apply understanding of how to strengthen and reinforce more complex structures. Understand and use mechanical systems.
Science: Predicting outcomes. Fair tests.
Afternoon Session: 2Hrs. From £65
Below is a link to a great website about Romans, plus lots of other information
Chudleigh C of E Primary School.
Redhills Community Primary, Exeter
Bradley Barton, Newton Abbot.
Rydon Community School, Kingsteignton.
Hazeldown Community School, Teignmouth.
St Lukes, Exeter.
St Catherines C of E Primary, Heathfield.
Hatherleigh Primary School.
Park School, Bournemouth.
Ravenscourt park School, London.
East Allington Primary School.
This group runs for 1 hour over 5 weeks for groups of 4 children.
session1. Strong structures.
session2. Motorised vehicles, understanding gears
session3. Fast vehicles: gears/ ratios.
session4. Slow vehicles: gears/ ratios.
session5. Other uses for low gearing, cranes, lift a brick..
Small group sessions.
Pupil Premium Groups.
Whole class sessions.