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Free Workshops

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre has collaborated with LEGO® Education to provide unique, high quality learning experiences.

Upon booking your trip, you have the option to select if you'd like to book a workshop for your group.

Spinning tops

Spinning tops

  • Key Stage 1
  • Science, design and technology
  • 45 mins
  • 25 pupils per session

Learning and objectives

Exploring the effects of gearing, and balanced and unbalanced forces on the movement of an object. Can you build a device that can make a spinning top spin? What changes can be made to make it spin for longer?

Catapult

Catapult

  • Key Stage 2
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths
  • 45 mins
  • 25 pupils per session

Learning and objectives

Focusing on engineering and technology, students apply knowledge and skills related to structures, engineering design, weight and counterweight, and fair testing via construction of a LEGO Catapult.

Seesaw

Seesaw

  • Key stage 1
  • STEAM, Science, Technology, Maths
  • 45 mins
  • 25 pupils per session

Learning and objectives

Demonstrating the scientific principles of balancing forces, energy, levers and pivots via the creation of a Seesaw build. Students predict outcomes of experiments involving experimentation with weight.

  • Workshops will be based on a first-come-first-served basis upon booking.
  • Large groups may need to be split up.
  • School groups visiting The National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham will not be eligible for a free workshop.
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