Key Stage 2

Aviation Experience Guided Tour

Explore and discover the Aviation Experience in this interactive guided tour. Learn about 21st century aircraft, travel and technology. Discover what it would be like to work at an airport, the roles and responsibilities of cabin crew and what it would be like to be a pilot. Finally learn how planes actually fly. This session is accompanied by a range of props and equipment to help make full use of the exhibition.

Curriculum Links

Science
Design
Technology
Transport and Travel
English
Drama

Up And Away: The Science Behind Flight

Explore the world of flight in this interactive science workshop. Learn about how forces act on an aircraft, including lift and thrust. Explore air, aerodynamics and air resistance. Examine a real Rolls-Royce jet engine and learn how it works. Finally, discover the importance of aircraft design and materials using our replica A380 model.

Curriculum Links

Science
Engineering
Technology
Transport
Design
English

Fasten Your Seatbelt: Aicraft, Airports and Travel

Discover the aviation industry in this interactive and exploratory workshop. Learn about some of our past aviation heroes and heroines. Discover how aircraft are built. Explore airports and the items you would find on-board an aircraft. Finally take-off and travel through some global destinations before landing in Dubai and learning about its sights and smells.

Curriculum Links

Transport
Travel
Geography
Design
Technology
English

Let’s Go Green: Sustainable Travel and Tourism

Immerse yourself in the travel and tourism industries in this practical workshop. Discover the developments in sustainable air travel, ranging from aircraft design to Emirates Airline’s Emvironment Project. Then explore the rise of sustainable and eco-tourism before, in groups, you design your own eco-tourism holiday destination.

Curriculum Links

Travel
Geography
Science
English
Sociology
Citizenship

Details

Price per student: £5.00

Simulator Costs:   £60.00 (10 – 15 students)
£120.00 (16 – 30 students)
(Simulators are only available for Year 6 students)

Adult prices: Accompanying adults are free of charge on a 1:7 ratio. Additional adults are £3.00 per adult

Program length: 1 ½ Hours (Fasten Your Seatbelt is 2 hours)

Student numbers: Minimum of 10 students per session.
Maximum of 30 students per session

We accept payment by credit card, cheque or BACS.

Please ensure that your payment reaches us no later than one week before the date of your session.

After the session your group will have the opportunity to visit the exhibition gift shop. Alternatively you can pre-book one of our souvenir pack. Make sure to add it into your education booking form or for more details please contact us.


Enhanced Education Programmes

Joint Programme: Let’s Go Green Full Day Programme

Examine the latest developments and innovative technologies designed to help prevent climate change through this joint education programme with The Crystal.

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