Ely College children take part in science, technology, engineering and maths day

STEM day at Ely College.

STEM day at Ely College. - Credit: Archant

Children at Ely College completed the ‘smart building challenge’ as part of a science, technology, engineering and maths day.

STEM day at Ely College.

STEM day at Ely College. - Credit: Archant

The STEM day, hosted by Smallpiece Trust, an educational charity, saw Year 8 students tasked with designing and building a system that filters, collects, detects and pumps collected rainwater.

The challenge involved using design technology, maths, science and engineering skills.