What is Energy?

Students will learn all about energy, stores, transfers and pathways though experiments. Finally the pupils will explore the museum independently and interact with the museum’s collection.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Pupils will become aware of the larger underpinning concepts of science.
  • Pupils will begin to understand types of power, energy resources and the potential of future fuels.
  • Pupils will consider the concept of energy transfers and stores.


Session that work well with this:

 Session Factsheet


With a core focus on history and science the museum is a fantastic space for pupils to discover and learn in a unique environment.

Educational Sessions

The London Museum of Water and Steam offers a number of educational session specifically tailored to the National Curriculum


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.