October Half Term: Brilliant Bloodhound Extra

Children's Workshops hands-on workshop

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23/10/2017 28/10/2017

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Coventry Transport Museum houses the largest publicly owned collection of British vehicles in the world, and tells the fascinating story of Coventry and its people through the rise and fall of its biggest industry. Now fully reopen after a £9.5m...

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jessica.clenshaw@culturecoventry.com
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Child Price ( £ 2.00 ) *Age Limit - Years

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Celebrate the first ever drive of the world’s most advanced straight-line racing car – the Bloodhound SSC – this October. 

Monday 23
Mechanic Limbs
Make a robotic arm and see it move. An activity using cardboard, straws, string to make a life-size robotic arm that moves.

Tuesday 24
Electrifying Images 
Create electrifying images on your car with scratch art using crayons.

Wednesday 25
Skeleton Rides 
Using wire and pipe cleaners we are preparing for the Land Speed record trial of Bloodhound by making our own racing car models.

Thursday 26
Roaring Racers 
Make your own fast cars from recyclable material. 

Friday 27
Race Tracks
Using paper plates and origami techniques we are making a moving race track.

Saturday 28
Horrible Hounds
Who doesn’t like to break the rules and make a lot of noise in a museum? We are making a very noisy car that looks and can even sound like a horrible hound!