Key stage 2 Catapults and Trebuchets

Key Stage 2 - Forces in Action: Catapults and Trebuchets

Catapults and Trebuchets

Experience forces in action at close quarters by building and firing a medieval siege engine.

Pupils can get hands-on experience of forces in action through our medieval siege engines. Pupils will design and test their own mini catapults and apply their learning to operate a working trebuchet.

This session is suitable for those studying forces in motion and medieval castles.

Topic: Catapults and Trebuchets
Audience: KS2
Numbers: 35 max per session
Duration: 2 × 45 mins
Cost per pupil: £5