Key Stage 3: Simple Siege Machines

Key Stage 3 - Forces in Action: Simple Siege Machines

Simple Siege Engines

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 also suitable for those studying forces and the medieval period.

Topic: Simple Siege Engines
Audience: KS3
Numbers: 35 max per session
Duration: 2 × 45 mins
Cost per pupil: £5