Where would we be without electricity? In this special workshop, learn all about the amazing inventions of Nikola Tesla and imagine a fantastic future. You will work with drawings, bricks and imagination and show your work at the Brickola Tesla’s School of Invention Expo!
Who is this course for?
This course is suitable for children aged 6 to 11 years. It is open to all ability levels and children don’t need previous experience. Parents are not expected to accompany children on these courses. All our staff are DBS checked.
The course is accessible for children of all abilities who can participate in practical art and craft activities. We can provide a learning support worker and a parent or carer may assist their child if required. The room is wheelchair accessible. Carers must book a complimentary ticket if attending a course to provide support.
Age ranges are set carefully to take into account key age developments, materials being used and course stimulus. It is very important that age ranges are not too large or across key stages and therefore need to be adhered to.
What will you learn on this course?
This is a fun workshop designed for children to explore a range of creative activities that include visual arts, crafts and 3D building with Lego™.
Children will explore classic inventions throughout history and think about future technology. They will Imagine, then build 3D structures in plastic bricks to bring their inventions to life.
The workshop will engage children in problem solving and introduce them to simple gear functions and mechanisms using bricks to bring your inventions to life with motion.
Children will work individually and within a team within a fun friendly environment
The course will help to develop communication and presenting skills, boost confidence and motor skills.
Do you need to bring anything?
Children need to bring their own lunch to eat on a supervised one-hour break or you can purchase our Add on Childcare including food.
All course materials and equipment are provided.
Are there any additional costs?
There are no additional costs for this course.
Who teaches this course?