Outreach- Science and Engineering week 2012

Several outreach activities were produced for National Science and Engineering Week 2012 by the School of Science and Technology, University of Northampton.

Engineering:
The Department of Engineering  provided a week of events to mark National Science & Engineering week 2012 including several outreach activities

  • 13th March 2012 "Move forward with Engineering Day" - an event to showcase the opportunities in engineering both for HE and employment to schools.
  • 14th March 2012 hosting the Rotary Technology Tournament to promote science and engineering to school children.


South End Primary School
On 12th March 2012 a team from the School went to South End Infant school to deliver a range of activities to year 1 and 2 students including:

  • an introduction to engineering;
  • robot exercises;
  • junkbots;
  • leather science. 


Roade Primary School
On 16th March 2012 junkbots went to Roade Primary School. Where robots from junk were made by year 6 students.



Popular posts from this blog

STEM networking event

Science and Technology Free Open Educational Resources

Teaching Genetic Algorithms with Excel