Your team is left stranded on a deserted island as the boat runs out of fuel and is forced to land at a remote area. It is going to be a week until the rescue team arrives. The time is to act fast with the limited resources you have and learn how to harness the different energy sources through this “Survival Challenge” while you are challenged to survive.

26 Mar to 12 Apr 2019 (Tue – Fri)
2pm to 5pm 

Suitable for Primary 4 – Secondary 2
(Programme will be specially designed and crafted to fit the students’ level.)
Capacity: Min. 80, Max. 160

Mindfest 2019_Poster-Final(School)


Learning Objectives:

A series of activities are designed in the form of ‘Survival Challenge’ that complements 2019 Mindfest. Students will understand the fundamentals of energy and its importance:

The Mindfest package consists of the following activities: 

1. SOS Beacon using wind turbine
2. Stranded Island game
3. Amazing Race 

Title Description Learning Outcomes
SOS Beacon using wind turbine Students get to use everyday materials to build wind turbine and creates a beacon to call for help.
  • Creative Thinking
  • Recognise and give examples of the different types of energy and conversion
  • Problem Solving and Investigation
Stranded Island game Students will be stranded on a simulated island and work together to survive
  • Logical thinking
  • Sustainability
  • Strategy Planning
Amazing Race Students will participate in small groups to find solution around the galleries
  • Energy Forms and Uses
  • Teamwork
  • Time management


COMPLIMENTARY with admission to Science Centre
For booking, please click here


                                                         Afternoon Session

Package A
(2:00 – 5:00 pm)
Package B
(2:00 – 5:00 pm)
1.45 pm               Arrival @ Science Centre
2.00 pm               Amazing Race
3.00pm                Break
3.30 pm               Hands-on Activities
5.00 pm               End
1.45pm               Arrival @ Science Centre
2.00pm               Hands-on Activities
3.30pm               Break
4.00pm               Amazing Race
5.00pm               End
The closing date for online booking is 10 working days before the date of your visit.
For more details, please contact Ms Doris Chow