Elsie Engineer Throws a Party

Elsie the Engineer Throws a Party is a silent movie showing what happens when Elsie runs out of juice while she is preparing for her party. She decides to use her engineering skills to build a solution but even that requires lots of problem solving. See if you can help Elsie out by suggesting ideas of what she can do to solve the problems

Overview

Topic:

Introducing Engineering

Activity:

Drama and dance

Suitable for:

Pairs, Groups

Age range:

3-7

Time:

20 minutes

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WHY NOT TRY

Introducing Engineering

This activity is a fantastic introduction to engineering as problem solving. To start with read Problem Solving Ninja and/or watch Elsie Engineer Throws a Party. After that it is your turn - see what solutions you can come up with on our engineering challenge worksheets as well as around you. What you would most like to improve and how would you do it?

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NEED ANOTHER CHALLENGE?

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MEET OUR ENGINEER

Diane, Quality Engineer

Diane Gribi is a Quality Engineer – her problem solving skills help tackle any issues in production line processes and ensure the end-product is of high quality.

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STORY TIME

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