Year 8 STEM workshop

On Thursday 16 January a group of 30 selected students from Year 8 participated in an Engineering workshop in association with Shell. The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths) based workshop provided every student with the opportunity to create a mini electric car and understand the principles of Engineering through application. Additionally, the sessions offered careers guidance towards a career within Engineering, understanding the principles of the subject, as well as the prospect of working with engineer’s within industry.

 The workshop was

·         Facilitated by an Engineer & STEM expert

·         An opportunity to explore concepts in physics, technology and engineering

·         Careers information linked to Engineering

·         All students were supported with all equipment required, including mini electric cars