James Watt

Pupils will get the chance to meet the man himself, find out about his life and his contribution to the world of steam engines! 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Pupils will begin to understand the social and economic implications of science.
  • Pupils will develop an awareness of the implications of science in the past, today and the future. 
  • Pupils will develop an awareness of the past and will gain an understanding of a significant history event beyond 1066.


Session that work well with this:


The London Museum of Water and Steam has lots to offer families. Explore the Museum with Splash the Cat, take a ride on our Steam Locomotive, and dress up as a train driver.

Early Years

Join the Clever Cogs team and explore themes of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths though creative activities.