Find out about the different types of renewable energy sources used in Scotland in this hands-on STEM session for P5-P7 pupils.

Level: Second level (P5–P7)
Cost: Free
Length of workshop: 75 minutes starting at either 10:15/12:30 (check your booking for timings and arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the start of your workshop)
Dates available at National Museum of Scotland: Mon 31 Oct – Fri 4 Nov 2016, Mon 16 – Fri 20 Jan 2017, Mon 13 – Thu 16 Mar 2017
Booking: Complete our online booking request form

How should I prepare my class for this workshop?

Split your class into four groups and assign one adult per group. Maximum capacity 33 children. You can also attend our Get Energised CPD sessions.

At the National Museum of Scotland, you can visit our new science and technology galleries before or after your session. Download our guidelines to find out more.

What will my pupils do in the workshop?

Find out about the different types of renewable energy sources used in Scotland, then build your own energy-efficient town. Pupils will take part in hands-on STEM activities, working in pairs, to complete the challenge.

P6-7 classes will be given the opportunity to take part in a Careers session as part of our new My World of Work Live! programme.

Also available at National Museum of Rural Life (East Kilbride):Wed 26-Fri 28 Oct 2016, Wed 2-Fri 4 Nov 2016. To book for this, complete our booking form.

Get Energised is made possible by the generous support of the ScottishPower Foundation.