Class Resources

Materials & Equipment we recommend

for our classes

Engineer Academy Resources

  • Paper, pencil, rubber, sharpener

  • Colouring pencils

  • Scissors & glue (optional: glue gun)

  • Tape (e.g. duct tape and/or coloured tape

  • 2 paper cups or plastic yogurt pots

  • Coins/Small stones or similar for weights

  • 2 similar toy cars or toy trains (that roll)

  • String/thread/wool

  • Cotton reel (with hole through) or toilet roll if not possible

  • Kitchen roll tubes (min. 2)

  • Plastic straws (min. 50) or spaghetti if no straws

  • Cardboard box cut into flat sheets

  • Craft sticks (min. 50-100)

  • Aluminium foil

 

Engineer Academy Resources

Make sure you have everything you need for your budding engineer!

Try keeping your equipment in an engineering box, ready for class time.

​Needed for week 1:

  • Paper, pencil, rubber, sharpener

  • Colouring pencils

  • Scissors & glue (optional: glue gun)

  • Tape (e.g. duct tape and/or coloured tape

  • 2 paper cups or plastic yogurt pots

  • Coins/Small stones or similar for weights

  • 2 similar toy cars or toy trains (that roll)

  • String/thread/wool

Needed for remainder of term, along with the items above:

  • Cotton reel (with hole through) or toilet roll if not possible

  • Kitchen roll tubes (min. 2)

  • Plastic straws (min. 50) or spaghetti if no straws

  • Cardboard box cut into flat sheets

  • Craft sticks (min. 50-100)

  • Aluminium foil

Cool Creators Resources

 

Make sure you have everything you need for your cool creator!

Try keeping your equipment in an engineering box, ready for class time.

​Needed for week 1:

  • ​A4 paper and pencil (with rubber and sharpener)

  • Colouring pencils

  • Scissors & glue

  • Tape (masking tape, sellotape or coloured tape)

  • Paper clips (min. 10)

  • Ruler or tape measure

Needed for remainder of term, along with the items above:

  • Elastic bands (min. 6)

  • Kitchen roll tube (min. 1)

  • Craft sticks (min. 8)

  • Plastic bottle top

  • A few small pom poms or cotton wool balls

  • Aluminium foil

  • Kitchen paper towels

  • Greaseproof paper or plastic bag

  • Ball (e.g. tennis, ping pong, soft ball)

  • Household junk modelling items, e.g. boxes, tubes, pots, bottles, bottle tops, cartons, etc.

Little STEAMers Resources

 

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Books we've used in our classes:

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