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Inspirations 2016

Engineering Inspirations
Opening announcements at the T2 hangar at Elvington

The prestigious Inspirations Education Showcase took place at the Yorkshire Air Museum on Thursday 16th June.

Solar boat challenge Cups and trophies Sphero Crazy Cycles

Overall Winner

The overall winner of the Sir George Cayley Cup this year was Breckenborough School with Forest with a group project developing a ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use.

Ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use, Overall Winner, Engineering Inspirations 2016

Breckenborough School with Forest, group project, ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use, Overall Winner, Engineering Inspirations 2016

Click here to see all the project entries for the 2016 event.

Winners

Post 16 Adventurers Challenge Award

picture of Passive AmplifierPassive Amplifier

Students produced a passive amplifier inspired by Memphis

Laura Baxter
Rossett School
 

Pre 16 Adventurers Challenge Award

picture of Toy for the disabled and poor of sightToy for the disabled and poor of sight

A ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use

Group Project
Brekenbrough School
 

Merchant Adventurers, Most Creative Idea Award

picture of RoutemasterRoutemaster

Re-design of the interior of a Routemaster bus as an artist's gallery

Melissa Kendrick
Stokesley School
 

Engineering Award, KS3

picture of Allergy detection monitor conceptAllergy detection monitor concept

A concept whereby the device would monitor blood chemicals and alert the user if medication is needed before symptons cause the user discomfot.

Kaitlin How, Beth Suckling, Evie Bradley, Katie Marsden
Fulford School
 

Engineering Award, KS4

picture of Toy for the disabled and poor of sightToy for the disabled and poor of sight

A ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use

Group Project
Brekenbrough School
 

Product Design Award, KS4

picture of Storage CabinetStorage Cabinet

Art deco inspired storage cabinet, rotating drawers constructed from MDF and sprayed with iconic sun burst decal

Dan Flynn
Rossett School
 

Product Design Award, KS5

picture of Water FeatureWater Feature

Water Feature

Dan Graves
Rossett School
 

Textiles Award, KS3

picture of CushionCushion

Cushion

Ella Pickering
Fulford School
 

Resistant Materials Award, KS4

picture of Toy ProjectToy Project

Developed a toy for a small child

Tom Ketley
Rossett School
 

Out of School Activity/Hobby Award, KS3

picture of Emergency Refugee shelter conceptEmergency Refugee shelter concept

Emergency Refugee shelter concept

Emily Sneesby, Zitta Butler, Emma Richardson, Jenna Goode Mann
Fulford School
 

Out of School Activity/Hobby Award, KS4

picture of Team 3: Fast and FuriousTeam 3: Fast and Furious

Aisha Arshad, Safoora Amani Uddin
Bradford Girls' Grammar School
 

Schools' Award, KS4

picture of Toy ProjectToy Project

Developed a toy for a small child

Tom Ketley
Rossett School
 

Schools' Award, Runner Up, KS4

picture of Passive AmplifierPassive Amplifier

Students produced a passive amplifier inspired by Memphis

Laura Baxter
Rossett School
 

Design Award, KS4

picture of Toy ProjectToy Project

Developed a toy for a small child

Tom Ketley
Rossett School
 

Design Award, Runner Up, KS4

picture of Ikea Lighting ProjectIkea Lighting Project

Students were to design a light meeting the needs of IKEA and to be equipped with interchangeable fronts.

Charlotte Pennington
Selby High School
 

Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition Nomination

picture of Toy for the disabled and poor of sightToy for the disabled and poor of sight

A ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use

Group Project
Brekenbrough School
 

Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition Nomination

picture of Toy ProjectToy Project

Developed a toy for a small child

Tom Ketley
Rossett School
 

Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition Nomination

picture of Storage CabinetStorage Cabinet

Art deco inspired storage cabinet, rotating drawers constructed from MDF and sprayed with iconic sun burst decal

Dan Flynn
Rossett School
 

Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition Nomination

picture of Allergy detection monitor conceptAllergy detection monitor concept

A concept whereby the device would monitor blood chemicals and alert the user if medication is needed before symptons cause the user discomfot.

Kaitlin How, Beth Suckling, Evie Bradley, Katie Marsden
Fulford School
 

Big Bang UK Young Scientists and Engineers Competition Nomination

picture of Designing a flame proof chinese lanternDesigning a flame proof chinese lantern

Students carried out a series of experiements testing a borax flamed proofing mixture of different fabrics to measure flame time

Anika Wade, Charlotte Hull
Rossett School
 

Best Science Club

picture of Selection of STEM Club projectsSelection of STEM Club projects

Primary STEM Club Projects

Primary STEM Club
Baldersby St James C of E School
 

Stem Club Engagement Award

picture of Toy ProjectToy Project

Developed a toy for a small child

Tom Ketley
Rossett School
 

Stem Club Engagement Award

Winner

Joseph Whittaker School

Andrew Rogerson Solar Boat Award For Innovation

picture of Toy for the disabled and poor of sightToy for the disabled and poor of sight

A ride on toy that a person with a disability could safely use

Group Project
Brekenbrough School
 

Enterprise Green Energy Award

Winners

Cannon Lee
All Saints