Imagineering Clubs are weekly out-of-school clubs where pupils have fun making from kits a series of working engineering models which they can take home when completed to share with their families.
Celebrating YEAR OF ENGINEERING 2018
Clubs are fun for all!
In an Imagineering Club
Working on the Wind Turbine
Learning to use tools
Termly and yearly package options available.
* Click the Get Involved’ tab on the left to find out more about how to get involved with Imagineering Clubs.
* The ‘Projects’ tab takes you to full descriptions of all the projects undertaken in the Imagineering Clubs and also highlights special packages available like ‘ElectroMagnetism’.
* ‘Resources’, amongst other documents, include some useful and comprehensive National Curriculum links for each of the projects prepared by an experienced educationalist.
12 children, girls and boys, mixed skills and backgrounds (Half size club option also available)
may be led by a teacher/assistant or a volunteer engineer
further volunteers, including willing parents
(Download the General Schools and Tutors leaflets below for benefits to teachers and pupils)
termly packs of project kits to schools
14 of each kit (12 students + for tutor + spare)
illustrated instructions and a quiz worksheet for each project
National Curriculum links
comprehensive tutor notes and supporting material on the website
a list of recommended tools (see downloads below)
Clubs run for an hour a week through the school year
the ethos is to create a fun, friendly learning environment
each session starts with key principles discussed
safety is paramount and the use of tools is carefully managed
most projects are completed in two to three weeks
a fun session to use/play with the models is organised
the cost for one year’s set of kits for either a Junior Engineering or Inter-Engineering Club equates to around £4.00 per child per session.
If you would like further information on getting an Imagineering Club started please read our Get Involved page as well as the documents available for download below or fill in one of the forms linked below.
We were most impressed by the excellent quality and range of your models and would have no hesitation in recommending the Imagineering Foundation to our fellow colleagues and to other educational establishments
Peter Helliwell, Director
Danetre School - Specialist Engineering College
Imagineering Foundation Correspondence
MTC Ltd, Ansty Business Park Pilot Way, Coventry CV7 9JU
For email and telephone numbers please see our contact page