What has Science &
Engineering got to
do with the Sochi
Olympics?
Why do you think
other countries were
more successful?
Planning
Determination

Dedication
Nutrition

Facilities
Practice

Natural ability

Coaching
It was the
investment in Science
and Engineering
Competition Suits
• high-tech apparel that helps athletes
be as competitive as possible
• Under Armour Innovation- "You wa...
Click for Video

Science of the Winter Olympic
Games: Competition Suits Video
The Science of Skis & Boards
• Fiberglass composites
• Torsional rigidity
• Polymers
Aerial Skiing: Aerial Physics
•
•
•
•

Angular momentum
Torque
Moment of inertia
Contact twisting
The Science of Skates
•
•
•
•

Friction
Heat
Meltwater
Gliding
Figure Skating
• Vertical velocity
• Angular momentum
• The law of conservation of
angular momentum
• Laws of projectile m...
Bobsled
•
•
•
•

How to maximize velocity
Acceleration
Force
Drag
Ski Jump

•
•
•
•

Aerodynamic
Gravity
Drag
Lift
Curling
• Friction
• Meltwater layer
• Momentum exchange
Click for Video

Science of the Winter Olympic
Games: Physics of Slope-Style Skiing
Science of the Olympic Games:
Videos to watch in Registration

1. Physics of Slope-Style Skiing
2. Aerial Physics (Aerial ...
National Science & Engineering
Week (NSEW) is a ten-day
national programme of
science, technology,
engineering and maths e...
Test Your
Neurons
21st
p4&5,S22

Visit to Oxford
University

13th,

STEM Roadshow
5:30pm-7pm, in the
Hall

Building Telesc...
17-21

Be Inspired
During Science and
Engineering Week:
Extend your knowledge of
Science across the curriculum

Year 7- Human Body
During Science and
Engineering Week:
Be inspired by the many
activities
Year 7 Activities
Monday17th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Kitchen Science
Tuesday18th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Making Ice Cream
Wednesday19th ...
During Science and
Engineering Week:
Extend your knowledge of
Science across the curriculum

Year 8- Forces
Year 8 Activities
Monday17th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Kitchen Science
Tuesday18th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Making Ice Cream
Wednesday19th ...
During Science and
Engineering Week:
Extend your knowledge of
Science across the curriculum

Year 9- Space
Year 9 Activities

Monday17th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Kitchen Science
Tuesday18th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Making Ice Cream
Wednesday19th...
Year 10 Activities

Thurs 6th @ GCSE live Trip: 30 Selected Yr10 Students
Monday 17th @ 3:15pm-Rm SF2: Quantum Technology
...
Year 11Activities

Monday 3rd @ 3:15pm-Rm S8: Physics Olympiad
Monday 17th @ 1:20pm-Rm SF2: Quantum Technology
Thursday 20...
Year 12&13 Activities
Monday 17th @ 1:20pm-Rm SF2: Quantum Technology
Monday 17th @ P5-Rm S22: Quantum Photonics
Thursday ...
17-21

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Science week 2014 assembly

  1. 1. What has Science & Engineering got to do with the Sochi Olympics?
  2. 2. Why do you think other countries were more successful?
  3. 3. Planning Determination Dedication Nutrition Facilities Practice Natural ability Coaching
  4. 4. It was the investment in Science and Engineering
  5. 5. Competition Suits • high-tech apparel that helps athletes be as competitive as possible • Under Armour Innovation- "You want something that really slips through the air and doesn't add any wind resistance, as well as any resistance to your limbs as you move along the track," • Aerodynamic • Drag • Synthetic polymers • Wind resistance
  6. 6. Click for Video Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Competition Suits Video
  7. 7. The Science of Skis & Boards • Fiberglass composites • Torsional rigidity • Polymers
  8. 8. Aerial Skiing: Aerial Physics • • • • Angular momentum Torque Moment of inertia Contact twisting
  9. 9. The Science of Skates • • • • Friction Heat Meltwater Gliding
  10. 10. Figure Skating • Vertical velocity • Angular momentum • The law of conservation of angular momentum • Laws of projectile motion
  11. 11. Bobsled • • • • How to maximize velocity Acceleration Force Drag
  12. 12. Ski Jump • • • • Aerodynamic Gravity Drag Lift
  13. 13. Curling • Friction • Meltwater layer • Momentum exchange
  14. 14. Click for Video Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Physics of Slope-Style Skiing
  15. 15. Science of the Olympic Games: Videos to watch in Registration 1. Physics of Slope-Style Skiing 2. Aerial Physics (Aerial Skiing) 3. Figuring Out Figure Skating 4. The Science of Skis 5. Safety Gear (Mixed Sports) 6. Internal Athlete (Cross-Country Skiing) 7. Downhill Science (Alpine Skiing) 8. Olympic Motion (Mixed Sports) 9. Banking on Speed (Bobsled) 10.Competition Suits (Mixed Sports) 11. Air Lift (Ski Jump) 12. Mathletes (Mixed Sports) 13. Blade Runners (Short Track Speed Skating) 14.The Science of Snowboarding 15. Science Friction (Curling) 16.The Science of Ice 17. Science of Snow
  16. 16. National Science & Engineering Week (NSEW) is a ten-day national programme of science, technology, engineering and maths events and activities across the UK aimed at people of all ages
  17. 17. Test Your Neurons 21st p4&5,S22 Visit to Oxford University 13th, STEM Roadshow 5:30pm-7pm, in the Hall Building Telescopes 17th, afterschool,S17 And so much more………check the daily bulletin!!!
  18. 18. 17-21 Be Inspired
  19. 19. During Science and Engineering Week: Extend your knowledge of Science across the curriculum Year 7- Human Body
  20. 20. During Science and Engineering Week: Be inspired by the many activities
  21. 21. Year 7 Activities Monday17th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Kitchen Science Tuesday18th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Making Ice Cream Wednesday19th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Building Periscopes Thursday 20th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Building Challenge Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Rm S10: Making Bouncy Balls Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Rm S12: Making Ice Cream Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Library: Famous Shark Talk All Week: 1:20pm- Rm S10: Science Cafe All Week:Daily Tutor Competitions and Exciting Science Video Clips
  22. 22. During Science and Engineering Week: Extend your knowledge of Science across the curriculum Year 8- Forces
  23. 23. Year 8 Activities Monday17th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Kitchen Science Tuesday18th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Making Ice Cream Wednesday19th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Building Periscopes Thursday 20th @ 1:20pm-Rm S15: Making Chemistry Thursday 20th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Building Challenge Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Rm S10: Making Bouncy Balls Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Rm S12: Making Ice Cream Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Library: Famous Shark Talk All Week: 1:20pm- Rm S10: Science Cafe All Week:Daily Tutor Competitions and Exciting Science Video Clips
  24. 24. During Science and Engineering Week: Extend your knowledge of Science across the curriculum Year 9- Space
  25. 25. Year 9 Activities Monday17th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Kitchen Science Tuesday18th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Making Ice Cream Wednesday19th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Building Periscopes Wednesday19th @ 3:15pm-Rm S17: Astronomy ClassMaking telescopes Thursday 20th during Lessons: Space Day Activities Thursday 20th @ 3:15pm-Rm S10: Building Challenge Wednesday19th @ 3:15pm-Rm S8: Astronomy ClassOgden Partnership Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Rm S10: Making Bouncy Balls Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Rm S12: Making Ice Cream Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Library: Famous Shark Talk All Week: 1:20pm- Rm S10: Science Cafe All Week:Daily Tutor Competitions and Exciting Science Video Clips
  26. 26. Year 10 Activities Thurs 6th @ GCSE live Trip: 30 Selected Yr10 Students Monday 17th @ 3:15pm-Rm SF2: Quantum Technology Wednesday19th@ Oxford Uni Trip: Particle Physics Show Thursday 20th during Lessons: Space Day Activities Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Library: Famous Shark Talk All Week: During Lessons: INSPIRE lessons All Week: 1:20pm- Rm S10: Science Cafe All Week:Daily Tutor Competitions and Exciting Science Video Clips
  27. 27. Year 11Activities Monday 3rd @ 3:15pm-Rm S8: Physics Olympiad Monday 17th @ 1:20pm-Rm SF2: Quantum Technology Thursday 20th @ 1:20pm- Rm S8: Physics Olympiad Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Library: Famous Shark Talk All Week: 1:20pm- Rm S10: Science Cafe All Week: Daily Tutor Competitions and Exciting Science Video Clips
  28. 28. Year 12&13 Activities Monday 17th @ 1:20pm-Rm SF2: Quantum Technology Monday 17th @ P5-Rm S22: Quantum Photonics Thursday 20th @ 1:20pm- Rm S8: Mechanics Club Friday 21st P4&5-Rm S22: Cells Roadshow Friday 21st @ 1:20pm-Library: Famous Shark Talk All Week: 1:20pm- Rm S10: Science Cafe All Week: Daily Tutor Competitions and Exciting Science Video Clips
  29. 29. 17-21 Be Involved
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