A selection of hands-on engineering activities that are suitable for primary and post-primary students. The activities include engineering connections, resource lists and instructions. These activities work well for groups during Engineers Week and are designed to be run by any teacher, parent, club leader or volunteer.
Blowing out candles
Which way does the wind blow
Affect the flow of water using static electricity.
Blow out a candle around a bottle using the Coanda effect.
Design a sensor to collect data on wind direction.
A range of additional support materials.
Engineering your future
Parent and teacher guide
Useful handout for second level students.
Your guide to engineering as a career.
Useful handouts for parents and teachers of second level students.
Take the Engineering Challenge and match the engineering types.