Monday, 19 March 2012

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.

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.

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