Skewer Structures

Purpose, Scope or Aim of the OER

To introduce the concept of engineering and how fun and interesting it can be for everyone.

Short Description of the methods or approaches used in this OER

Experiential learning, project-based learning.

Step-by-step instructions for teachers to use OER

The teacher may ask what students know about engineers before introducing the activity. Also it would be he/she encourages girls to answer.


After a short talk the teacher will explain what is engineering and how many things they do.


As a final step, the activity will be introduced and the children will start working by groups or individually.


At the end of the class all structures will be shown and the teacher can also ask how they can use it in real life.