Wallscourt Farm - KS1 Boat Building. Buiding, Testing, Improving and Racing

Added 4th August 2016

Children went on a boat and explored Bristol's connection to the oceans

They came into Engine Shed to work in pairs to make a vessel - a simple hull

They added wheels and a method of propulsion 

They tested the single hulled yacht. Finding out that it had defects in terms of stability and speed

They collaborate with another pair and build a more stable craft with two hulls and bigger sails

They raced the catamarans from Bristol to Newfoundland

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