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Inspirations 2017

Engineering Inspirations
Inspirations 2017 in the T2 hangar at Elvington

The prestigious Inspirations Education Showcase took place at the Yorkshire Air Museum on Thursday 29th June.

A very rainy set up day on the Wednesday left the outdoor activities area somewhat waterlogged, and so the pond for the solar boats challenge was hardly needed!

Solar boat challenge
Cups and trophies
Virtual reality welding demonstration

Click here to see all the project entries for the 2017 event.

Overall Winner

The overall winner of the Sir George Cayley Cup this year.

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Overall Winner

Riding aid with storage

A unit designed for a disabled riding group

Sophie Search
The Mount School

Other Winners

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KS 3 Product Design

Laser cut toys

Experimentation and adaptation to produce mass producable toys

James Eason, Patrick Smith, Alex Samworth, Alex Irwin,
Fulford School

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KS 4 Product Design

Space Saving Furniture

Collapsible chair with storage

Beth Mottram
The Mount School

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KS 5 Product Design

Illumination

Novel decorative key storage

Rebecca Firiyeni
Harrogate Grammar

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KS 4 Resistant Materials

Tour de l'eesha

A childs toy to be used in a bikeshop

Alycia Booth
Bradford Girls' Grammar School

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KS 5 Resistant Materials

Riding aid with storage

A unit designed for a disabled riding group

Sophie Search
The Mount School

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KS 3 Textiles

Creative cushion

Unique design based on skills learned

Meda Bausyte
Bradford Girls' Grammar School

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KS 4 Textiles

Glow in the dark dress

Party Dress

Clarissa Tanzer
The Mount School

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KS 3 Science

Biomedical Project

Whose poo is it?

Ben Harris, Matthew Brayson, Ruby Smith, Maisie Groundwater, Matthew Allison, Innis Winter, Hettie Sadler, Ruby Abel Wray, Ray Jacques, Raya Bastiman, Jacob Heap, Kezia Jackson
Richard Taylor Primary school - Bio medical

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KS 4 Science

House of the Future

Research project looking at innovations for sustainable housing

George Taylor
Rossett School

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KS 5 Science

Biomedical Project


Boroughbridge High School

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KS 3 Electronics

Building a Computer for under 100

Creating a PC capable of running windows 10 for under 100

Jack Bannister
Rossett School

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KS 3 Out of School


Whitcliffe Mount School

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KS 4 Out of School

F1 in Schools & Greenpower

Team entry for the F1 in Schools regional final and current portfolio development for the Greenpower competition.

Team Axcel
Scarborough UTC

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KS 5 Out of School

Life bag project

Sending life bags to the refugee crisis in Greece

Annabelle Hill
The Mount School

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Enterprise Award

Building a Computer for under 100

Creating a PC capable of running windows 10 for under 100

Jack Bannister
Rossett School

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Women into STEM, sponsored by YNYER LEP

Mini Farm


Scarborough UTC - Drax