A few simple materials, a few simple ideas, and lots of possibilities.
Niamh Mulvihill, 4th class teacher
What is the outcome of an Elementary Engineering workshop?
What you learn in a day, you can teach for life.
Engineering: Roller-Coasters Part 1
Physics: Kinetic Energy
Engineering: Gravity Go-Carts
Physics: Gravity vs. Friction
Engineering: Rube Goldberg Machines
Physics: Conservation of Energy
Engineering: Roller-Coasters Part 2
Physics: Kinetic Energy Transfers
Physics: Air Forces vs. Friction
Engineering: Table Gliders
Physics: Circuits and Air Forces
Physics: Buoyancy and Air Forces
Engineering: Roller-Coasters Part 3
Physics: Potential Energy
Engineering: Magnetic Go-Carts
Physics: Force Fields
Engineering: Air-Powered Go-Carts
Physics: Transformation of Energy
Engineering: Air-Powered Boats
Physics: Buoyancy and Energy
Past and Upcoming Trainings
Listowel, County Kerry; Killarney, County Kerry; Milltown, County Cork; Drogheda, County Meath.
Ballyduff, County Kerry; Killarney, County Kerry; Dingle, County Kerry; Charleville, County Limerick; Abbeyfeale, County Limerick; Abbeyleix, County Laois; Allenwood, County Kildare; Blessington, County Wicklow.
Ballyvorney, County Cork; Boherbue, County Cork.