During the Woodford Folk festival December 27- Jan 1 we ran four, ninety minute workshops at the Children's festival for groups of 16-30 youngsters with their parents. Workshops were on Plants, Boat making, musical instruments making and Inertia. We aim to design and support Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics in our workshops, while developing resilience, fun and laughter.
Plant Science workshop, making seed bombs and grass head puppets.
Nautical Science, making sailing boats, submarines and paddle boats to race along 2m canals.
Musical Science workshops making kazoos, mouth organs and thumb pianos (Kalimbas.
Inertial science workshops making balanced birds and flying cockatoo hangers.