IGG INTEREST BADGE Guide Engineering Option 4 (iv)

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Take on an Engineering Challenge (iv Rollercoaster)


• Empty kitchen rolls/cardboard tubes
• Foam tubes for copper pipe insulation
• Containers/card/papier Mache
• Lollipop sticks/wooden sticks
• Paper plates/cereal boxes
• Plastic tubing/bottles/straws
• Paint/glue/sellotape/wire
• Marbles
• Straws/Tissue paper


Aim of Badge:
Engineering is everywhere and everyone can be an engineer.

This Badge has 4 options of which 4 must be completed
Option 4 has 5 sub sections of which 1 must be completed using the engineering design process


Instructions (please refer to more detailed instructions attached)
 Preparation
• Collect materials (see suggested material).
• Print (in colour) Handout 1, 2 & 3 overleaf: one set for each team.
• Print Handout 4& 5 – one for each girl

 Introduce Scope of Project

 Brain Storm

 Draw

 Construct

 Debrief

 Engineering Badge Celebration and Cool-Down Game (Evaluate)

 Upload evaluation (data) on link:

Attachments/Template needed for activity? Yes 18 pages


  • Engineering Design Process
  • Interest Badge Guide Engineering
  • rollercoaster

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