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Grandpa's Museum

$495 ex GST

75 minutes

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Workshop Details

Welcome to Grandpa's Museum STEM Workshop

Join Beyond the Beanstalk’s Grandpa's Museum STEM Workshop for an engaging journey into the world of simple machines and ancient wonders!

Designed for children aged 2-5 and 5-12, this workshop captivates young minds with tales of Grandpa's adventures and hands-on exploration. Tailored for teachers and early childhood educators, our programme aligns with the EYLF, MTOP, and Australian Curriculum, ensuring a comprehensive and enriching educational experience.

Discover the Wonders in Grandpa's Shed, Grandpa's Garden shed is full of amazing discoveries:

Exciting Tales:

Hear another delightful story of Grandpa's adventures, sparking curiosity and imagination.

Short Story Screening:

Watch the tale unfold, setting the stage for an interactive learning experience.

Hands-On Learning with Simple Machines 3D Pyramid Puzzle

Building Challenge: Children will collaborate to decide the best way to construct a large, child-scaled 3D pyramid puzzle, fostering teamwork and problem-solving skills. Exploring Theories: Delve into different scientific theories on how the great Egyptian pyramids were built, encouraging critical thinking and historical inquiry. Simple Machines Exploration

Experiment and Hypothesise

Test various scientific theories and methods, experimenting with simple machines like levers, pulleys, and ramps. Create Your Own Simple Machine: Children will design and make their very own simple machine to take home, applying their newfound knowledge in a creative project.

Curriculum Integration

Our Grandpa's Museum STEM Workshop is meticulously designed to align with the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF), My Time, Our Place (MTOP), and the Australian Curriculum. Our activities and resources are crafted to meet educational standards, ensuring seamless integration into your existing curriculum.

Workshop Inclusions:

  • 1 x Workshop (approximately 75 minutes)

  • 1 x STEM Presenter

  • Take home STEM project

  • Resources for up to 30 children, contact us about additional pricing for larger groups

  • 1 x Risk Assessment

  • 1 x PDF Educator Resource (includes Snapshot of workshop, Analysis of Learning, Follow on activity ideas and links to EYLF or MTOP, Australian Curriculum and the NQF)

Workshop Requirements

  • Access to an electrical power outlet

  • Access to tables and chairs

  • Chair for presenter


Suitable for ages:

This workshop is suitable for 2-5 years and 5-12 years.

Why Choose Beyond the Beanstalk?


Expert Guidance:

Benefit from our 20 years of experience in delivering exceptional educational programmes.

Hands-On Exploration:

Our workshops offer engaging, hands-on activities that foster STEM learning in a fun and interactive way.


Comprehensive Support:

​Educators receive all necessary resources and support to facilitate learning and ensure a seamless workshop experience.

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