Primary Presentation

The purpose of the primary school presentation is to showcase engineering as a diverse and exciting career. As a registered volunteer, you can log on to the SmartSTEPS system and volunteer to visit a local school.

Format of your visit

  • Presentation - 25 minutes
  • Activity - 25 minutes
  • Q & A session - 10 minutes
  • Approximate visit time: 1 hour

Preparation before your visit

  • Read carefully these instructions for arranging your visit 
  • Read through the PowerPoint presentation and speaker notes
  • Personalise your PowerPoint presentation
  • Choose an activity from our activity database


Download the Primary Presentation (ppt)

Íoslódáil an Cur i Láthair Bunscoile (ppt)

(The PowerPoint speaker notes in the notes pane below each slide are a suggested script for the slides)

Additional resources


Please allow 10-15 minutes for questions, if you run out of time you can refer the students to the STEPS website www.steps.ie which contains age appropriate information on engineering.


We hope that you will find the answers to any questions you have here, if  not please call us on 01 6651340 or email us at steps@engineersireland.ie (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)