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Hands-on Engineering Challenge

Rebecca Cottrell, STEM communicator and education consultant, Shrewsbury

In-school visit

I offer a range of hands-on design, build and test projects based around the engineering process, all aim to challenge the students to work as engineers in teams of 6 to complete a project.  Each of these projects is delivered as…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Awakening The Dead

Right Angle Events Limited, Norfolk

In-school visit

This scheme takes CSI and Forensic Science to a new level! It can be used with large volumes of students and is highly cost effective. This unique Experience is led by experienced police officers, forensic scientists, or Crime …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Festival of Triangles

Maths on Toast, London

In-school visit

Would you like to organise an astonishing maths week? To amaze parents/carers and children with a mathematical sculpture they made for themselves? To involve parents and carers with their children’s maths? To sing about ma…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Future Engineers

etc1, Freshwster

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Future Engineers uses iconic structures to showcase engineering to students in the form of one day events. Aimed at secondary school pupils, these free events aim to raise the profile of engineering as a career choice and give a…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Sentinus IT Bursary Scheme

Sentinus, LISBURN

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A summer placement scheme offering Year 13 students the opportunity to spend four weeks working in the ICT sector during the summer months.  Students receive £80 per week while on placement and the programme conclude with a…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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ICE East Midland’s Bridge to School event

Institution of Civil Engineers, Nottingham

In-school visit

Looking for a fun and engaging hands-on event with numerous STEM links into the curriculum? Pupils work as a team to complete a 12.5metre long cable-stayed bridge using aluminium and plywood decking and stainless steel cables. On…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Animal Antics

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

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Ages 5-7yrs old

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Secrets Of STEM Interactive Show

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

We have a range of interactive shows to suit all budgets, space and time restrictions. Each show typically lasts 1 hour and is designed to fit around the school timetable. SECRETS OF STEM What in the world is STEM? Does it invol…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dr D’s Science Days

Dr D's Science Days, Lincoln

In-school visit

Aimed at a KS2 audience these interactive in-school activities will inspire and engage children with science through a combination of demonstrations, hands-on experiments, games and role-play activities. …

Ages 7-11yrs old

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The Wonderstruck Hovercraft Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Pupils spend a day working in small teams to design and build their own working model hovercraft. Each team starts by building a prototype machine and carrying out a range of tests to isolate factors which improve the performance…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Prop Car Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Pupils learn about Newton's Third Law with the help of the Wonderstruck Hoverchair. They then work in teams to build a prototype propeller-powered model car to a set plan. The prototypes are then subject to a variety of…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Hatching Live: chick hatching with a difference

Special Educational Needs, Gifted & Talented

Free Range Learning, Cardiff

In-school visit

Free Range Learning provides high welfare chick hatching projects with a strong focus on STEM subjects and ESDGC in the Cardiff and Vale area. We provide classroom-friendly equipment and everything you need to hatch happy, hea…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Sentinus Young Innovators/Big Bang Northern Ireland

Sentinus, Liburn

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Sentinus Yonug Innovators, incorporating The Big Bang Northern Ireland, is a major event to celebrate the achievements of young people of all ages in the area of STEM.  The core of the event is an exhibition of STEM project work…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Big Bang South West (Near Me Event) – 29th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

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Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Mad Science Shows, Workshops & After School Clubs – R, KS1 & KS2

Special Educational Needs, Gifted & Talented

Mad Science East Midlands, Nottingham

In-school visit

Mad Science provide spectacular science shows, hands on school workshops and after school clubs for 4-12 year olds. Our experienced team of highly trained science presenters can deliver up to 60 different general science topics so…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Cool Aeronautics

Royal Aeronautical Society, London

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First launched in 2007, Cool Aeronautics is the Royal Aeronautical Society’s primary school outreach programme that aims to introduce children to the fascinating world and people of flying, aerospace engineering, and space. F…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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TeenTech

TeenTech, -

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TeenTech events are lively, hands-on but sharply focussed opportunities for young people and their teachers to understand more about careers in contemporary industry and the skills needed. We run events across the UK, bringing…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Bubbles, Bubbles Everywhere

Mr G's Science Shows, Cheddar

In-school visit

A workshop looking at the shapes that bubbles form and a variety of different sized bubbles. We examine how bubbles can be used in many exciting situations. Everyone will get a chance to create their own giant bubbles and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Creative Maths Workshops – CSI: Maths, The Pirate’s Challenge, Murderous Maths!

as creatives, Liverpool

In-school visit

Our Creative Maths workshops have been carefully designed to both put into context and actively promote the three keystones of the National Curriculum: fluency, reasoning and problem solving. Tapping into pupils' own creativity,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science of leather conservation

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham

In-school visit

Active workshop led by our experienced Education Officer, where pupils explore the properties and uses of leather and the science behind conserving ancient leather excavated by archaeologists. Pupils work in groups to conduct an…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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The Big Bang Eastern (Near Me Event) – 30th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

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Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dark Sky Wales – Air Powered Rockets

Dark Sky Wales, Ynyshir

In-school visit

You’ll here the students scream 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 Blast Off!!!!! as their creations power skyward in this exciting STEM workshop. Students begin the session by examining the history of rocketry and the development of different…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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National Space Academy

National Space Centre, Leicester

In-school visit

Space for education, education for space: The National Space Academy provides education programmes built around schools’ curricula in the sciences and maths using Space as an inspirational context.  It offers day-long…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Maths Blast! Afterschool Clubs

Maths Blast Ltd., Nottingham

In-school visit

Maths Blast! is a hands-on and fun way of engaging Key Stage 2 children in mathematics. By running clubs, events and summer camps, Maths Blast! aims to change children’s images of maths and improve their chances of succeeding…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Active learning from Timezones: MEGA-MECHANICS

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

A lively, interactive 50 minute show, performed ‘assembly-style'. KS1 children are the ‘Mega-Mechanics', working as a team to design an amazing fairground ride. The show explores the physical processes topic of the science…

Ages 5-7yrs old

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Jon Wood Science

JonWoodScience, South Staffordshire

In-school visit

One hour, demo-based shows suitable for key stage 3, family and large audiences. 'What You Know and Why You Don't' brings the experience of the greatest hits of psychology and neuroscience to your audience. Covers attention, i…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Rocket Factory 2

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Rocket Factory 2 – Rocket building workshop. An exciting activity that gives students the opportunity to take on the role of rocket scientist for the day. Rocket Factory 2 provides students with the necessary materials and…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Darwin Detectives

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

Session Objectives By means of specially designed activities using specimens from the SEARCH collections, children are encouraged to investigate how living things are adapted to suit their environment in different ways, and tha…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Chemistry Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

In-school visit

We offer a range of exciting bespoke STEM enrichment activities for school groups. Activities can be tailored to provide inspiration, aspiration and motivation to students, encourage participation in STEM subjects, raise…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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British Biology Olympiad

UK Biology Competitions, London

In-school visit

In February post-16 Biology students take a 90 minute paper online, consisting of multiple choice questions. The highest scoring students from the fist round are invited to take an additional theory paper consisting of multiple…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Beach Explorers

Hidden Horizons, Scarborough

Excursion

Become a Yorkshire Coast Explorer with Hidden Horizons. Our experienced leaders will be able to show you the amazing secrets hidden on our coast, from 180 million year old fossils and Jurassic dinosaur footprints to the creatures…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science Shows for Schools

Science Shows for Schools, Glasgow

In-school visit

Suitable for Primary and Secondary. UK wide scheme. 100% satisfaction guarantee. We perform shows in your school, themed around science, to complement and enhance your existing science teaching. Recent credits include BBC One, The…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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An Adventure in Genetic Engineering

The Life Science Centre, Cumbria, Grange Over Sands

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Working in small teams, pupils seek to identify a bacterial clone able to produce human insulin for diabetic patients. They will culture potential clones, isolate DNA and carry out restriction mapping and analysis by gel…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Inside Science

Norwich Biosciences Institutes, Norwich

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Inside Science is a three-day workshop for gifted and talented science pupils who want to know what it is like to work in a science environment and find out the latest developments in plant microbial and food research.  Attendees…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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The Big Bang Northern Ireland (Near Me Event) – 13th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

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Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Dancing Flames

Copernican Revolutions, Southampton

In-school visit

Lecture demonstration. …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Science Shows in BSL

Education in BSL, Dunbar

In-school visit

Science in BSL is fun. We perform fun, educational science shows in British Sign Language. Our shows include spectacular and intriguing science demonstrations. Combining humour with fascinating science, we not only entertain, but…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Animals In-Tuition Animal experiences

Animals In-Tuition, Selby

In-school visit

Animals In-Tuition has a wealth of experience providing workshops in schools, science festivals, STEM fairs amongst other events. Our animal workshops are interactive, fun and designed to complement the school curriculum. From…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Mission Discovery Summer School

ISSET, Penarth

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Mission Discovery Summer School will enable students to work for a week with: Ken Ham, Astronaut and Space Shuttle Commander, Jay Honeycutt, former Director of NASA's Kennedy Space Centre, a team of biomedical scientists led by…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Big Questions in Physics and Astronomy Talks

Colin Stuart, London

In-school visit

“The kids were really engaged with your talk – they were talking about it all afternoon!” – Burnt Mill Academy, Essex. The Big Questions Series includes five talks based around chapters from my book – The Big Question…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Deep Decisions

The Deep, Hull

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The Deep in Hull is one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world. It tells the amazing story of the world’s oceans through a stunning blend of marine life. Students would explore the Deep and take part in a forty minute…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Key Stage 4 Science Fieldwork

Field Studies Council, Shrewsbury

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FSC has developed a range of 3-day courses to accomodate elements of biology, chemistry and physics for main exam boards (AQA, Edexcel, OCR, Cambridge iGCSE and WJEC). Combined science fieldtrips enable students to undertake…

Ages 14-16yrs old

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CSI Forensics: Blood Analysis – The Murder Mystery STEM Workshop

Thinkers in Education, Norfolk

In-school visit

The CSI Murder Mystery - Forensic Blood Analysis is a thrilling and realistic activity for up to 150 pupils per day.  The event has been carefully designed to include a range of independent learning, team building and critical…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Fizz Pop Science Primary School Science Workshops

Fizz Pop Science, Bristol

In-school visit

Fizz Pop Science workshops for primary schools are a great way to inspire your school. Our Primary School Science Workshops are practical and exciting as well as educational and intuitive. They can be used as an incentive to ge…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Minibeasts Bugs Reptiles: live animal workshops for London

Special Educational Needs, stem day, science week, Girls Only, careers, Gifted & Talented, Boys only

The Wiggly Wild Show, London

In-school visit

The world of minibeasts, creepy crawlies and invertebrates in your hands! Experienced environmental education officer with a love of animals and a passion for creepy crawlies, degree in biological sciences, public liability ins…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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STEMKids – STEM sessions for schools

STEMKids, Merseyside

In-school visit

Practical sessions and after school clubs covering Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths topics. School sessions include: Practical Maths, Fun Science, Computing, Coding, The Romans, Rollercoasters, Giant Catapult Challen…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Extra-Curricular 3D Printing Club

JD Engineering Ltd., Colne

In-school visit

The latest technology is here for your students!! Let them join JD Engineering's 3D printing club. Like everything we do, this can be tailor made to suit your school environment and fall into topics you are teaching as part …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Ready, Steady, Science!

Ready, Steady, Science!, Castlederg

In-school visit

A cookery show has never been like this! Join our intrepid “Science Chef” as he takes up the challenge of cooking a meal using ingredients selected by his audience, while simultaneously trying to tackle the science behind all…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Chemistry in Action 2016

The Training Partnership, London

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We have expanded our Chemistry in Action KS5  enrichment days this year to include inspirational events at Warwick University and in Manchester as well as our long-standing study days in London.  More choice and less travel for…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

Royal Institution of Great Britain, London

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The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures have been inspiring children and adults alike since 1825. They are a live event in December which schools can apply for tickets for in a ballot process, a TV programme broadcast on the BBC…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Footprints in the Sky – A Theatre Show Based on the Science Curriculum KS1& KS2

Paradox Theatre, South Petherton

In-school visit

Footprints in the Sky is an interactive comic theatre show aiming to develop curiosity and questioning skills. Unlike science demonstrations, this is a theatre performance with a narrative structure in which William B Curious sets…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Maths Magic

Maths Magic , LEICESTERSHIRE

In-school visit

Maths Magic can offer in-school workshops (morning, afternoon or full day), afterschool clubs, lunch time & breakfast clubs. Maths Magic covers a variety of educational topics in a fun and exciting way. The clubs include some…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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MMP Public and Schools Lectures

Millennium Mathematics Project, Cambridge

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The Millennium Mathematics Project runs a programme of occasional free lectures and events for schools and the general public, designed to enthuse, inspire and inform audiences about mathematics and the mathematical sciences.…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Can you Believe Your Brain?

Ginny Smith Science Communicator, Cambridge

In-school visit

We like to think we can trust what we see, feel and hear, but our senses are only part of how we explore the world around us. Our brains are constantly making assumptions about the things we perceive, in order to help us navigate…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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“A Case of Conspiracy?” – High School Forensic Science Workshop

Education Interactive, Manly Vale

In-school visit

Education Interactive has been presenting our Forensics based Science Workshops across the UK since 2006. During our interactive workshops students will examine the crime scene, interpret the evidence recovered and reconstruct the…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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MiniMonsters Creepy Crawly Roadshow

MiniMonsters Creepy Crawly Roadshow, Norwich

In-school visit

Ed and the MiniMonsters are able to offer the Creepy Crawly Roadshow (a hands on live animal encounter). The sessions can be themed to individual requirements, such as habitats, classification, 'minibeasts'. Standard animal…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Fantabulous Wonderstruck Exploding Science Show

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Gasp in amazement as Mr Wright ejects burning fireballs from his hand, goggle in slack-jawed wonder as he detonates a desktop thermobaric bomb with only minor damage to himself and tremble with admiration as he sets fire to his…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Colour Experience

SDC Colour Experience, Bradford

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The Colour Experience (formerly the Colour Museum) is run by the Society of Dyers and Colourists, an educational charity. We offer a wide range of engaging, entertaining and educational STEM workshops and presentations at our…

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Hands-on Natural Science Workshops and Resource Kits

Natural Selection Learning , Southampton

In-school visit

Natural Selection Learning is based in Hampshire, between Southampton and Portsmouth. We provide unique educational experiences, by bringing real natural history specimens to your classroom or group. With a selection of hands-on…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Maths-Magic Workshops

Wizard Workshops, Nottingham

In-school visit

My sought after Maths-Magic Workshops offers a proven success system to deliver entertaining, magical demonstrations to assist each student meeting their educational goals and leave them feeling more confident and enthusiastic…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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One Small Step

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Starchaser's ONE SMALL STEP presentation explains how and why men went to the Moon and what they achieved when they landed there. Using a selection of the best photographs and video footage taken during the Apollo era the audience…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Crunching Codes and Raising Roads

Tower Bridge Exhibition, London

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Crunching Codes and Raising Roads is a hands-on, cross-curricular investigation of Tower Bridge's engineering story. Students will discover the inner workings of this iconic structure, from Victorian steam power to modern day e…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Tech4primary

Tech4primary, Chesham

In-school visit

Tech4primary has a real passion for Engineering & Design. We exist to help create tomorrows inventors, encouraging children of all abilities to tinker and discover, to sow a seed, to wonder & to ask questions so they…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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University of Hertfordshire Physics-Astro-Maths Outreach Group

UH Physics Astro Maths, Hatfield

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The Group’s activities (workshops, lectures, laboratory/observatory sessions etc) comprise a wide variety of topics. The Group works with children from Year 5, through Years 9 and 12 to working with adults. Most activities are…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Castles Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Children explore the science and history of castles from the Iron Age to the present day. Using sets of small stone blocks children work in teams to use their knowledge of forces to build their own round and square towers. They…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Dinosaur Detectives – Dinosaur Trackway Mystery

Everything Dinosaur, Middlewich

In-school visit

Outline Become a dinosaur detective in this fun and interactive session that introduces the concept of working scientifically.  Learn what fossils can tell us about life in the past and explore a strange and mysterious set of …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Volcanoes and Super Slime!

The Deep, Hull

Excursion

The Deep in Hull is one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world. It tells the amazing story of the world’s oceans through a stunning blend of marine life. Students would explore the Deep and take part in a forty minute…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Active learning from Timezones: TIME & TIDES: THE SCIENCE OF CARDIFF BAY

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

Cardiff Bay (home of Dr Who and Torchwood) has developed from a working dock to a vibrant leisure and ecology area. Our own Victorian time-traveller can only get home by understanding the changes, and for that he'll need genius…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Chemistry with Cabbage show/workshop

Chemistry With Cabbage, Knutsford

In-school visit

The Chemistry with Cabbage show is a one-hour demonstration of chemistry experiments, using household chemicals, that students can repeat at home.  A full-day, hands-on workshop is also available covering most of the materials…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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The Big Bang South East (Near Me Event) – 26th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

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Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Maths Magic

Gifted & Talented

Martin Duffy, Seaton Delaval

In-school visit

Can You Spot the Maths Behind the Magic? Maths Magician Martin Duffy will be travelling to schools and colleges to encourage the discovery and enjoyment of maths using hands-on exhibits and related activities. "The trouble with …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Numeracy and Economic Awareness on the Farm

Birmingham City Council Outdoor Learning Service, Birmingham

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How much milk does a cow make in a day? How much money does the farmer get for selling his milk? A ’hands on’ day of mathematical enquiry and investigations using real data. Pupils will collect the eggs, feed the sheep and …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Medical Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

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We offer a range of exciting bespoke STEM enrichment activities for school groups. Activities can be tailored to provide inspiration, aspiration and motivation to students, encourage participation in STEM subjects, raise…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Food and Science Event

The Food Education Company Ltd, Sunderland

In-school visit

The Food Education Company can offer children in Key Stage 2 a hands on, practical workshop which will show 'science in action' through cooking. A chef will come into school and demonstrate several scientific terms. The d…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Titanic Discovery

Royal Institute of Great Britain, _

Excursion

This scheme has been annotated for guidance purposes. View the original Titanic Discovery scheme [http://www.stemdirectories.org.uk/scheme/titanic-discovery/] …

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Ur Tubes Construction Activities

Ur-Tubes, Corby

In-school visit

Ur-Tubes is a construction system comprising recyclable tubes and connectors that you can connect together to form lots of different 2D and 3D shapes and constructions. You can make countless things from fundamentally the same…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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The Big Bang North West (Near Me Event) – 5th July 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

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Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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BLOODHOUND Super Sonic Car: a vehicle for STEM

Copernican Revolutions, Southampton

In-school visit

A presentation about BLOODHOUND SSC. Includes measurement of the speed of sound and depending on requirements a bench firing of mini BLOODHOUND and outside launch along a 50 m track. …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Inspire Engineering Days

London Transport Museum, London

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Inspire Engineering Day at London Transport Museum's Acton Depot Discover how we keep London moving at our inspiring STEM study days. Let our skilled facilitators inspire your pupils with enquiry-based activities, stories from…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Greenpower IET Formula 24+

Greenpower, Arundel

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Formula 24+ is an extension of the existing Formula 24 project, but for students aged from 16 - 21 years old. Teams have the opportunity to 'Design, Build & Race' a single-seater electric car to the current regulations. Once…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Dark Sky Wales – Robotics Workshop

Special Educational Needs, Girls Only, Gifted & Talented, Boys only

Dark Sky Wales, Ynyshir

In-school visit

What better way to introduce your students to control systems (programming) than operating a robot on the Moon? This workshop places your students in the role of NASAs JPL engineers who are about to undertake the design,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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STEM activities at the Dove

Dove Marine Laboratory Newcastle University, North Shields

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A range of field based ecology, technology and engineering activities for school children of all ages centered around marine themed learning. Challenging hands-on activities; explorations of rocky shore and river habitats;…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Recursion Computer Science Fair

Recursion Computer Science Fair, Stratford-upon-Avon

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The Recursion Computer Science Fair takes place on Saturday 4 July at King Edward Vi School, Stratford-upon-Avon. The Recursion Computer Science Fair offers all students and their families a fun-packed day of activities dedicat…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Active Learning from Timezones: BUILDING BLOCKS

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

An assembly-style show with participation for Infants, relating the science curriculum to the Construction Industry. Your infants become trainee builders, and construct a house in your school hall. They learn all the stages…

Ages 5-7yrs old

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Rocket Factory 1

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Rocket Factory 1 – Rocket building workshop. Ideal for all ages and key stages the Starchaser Rocket Factory 1 enables students to experiment with Newton's laws of motion by building and flying their own compressed air powered…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science Theatre, London

Science Theatre, London

In-school visit

We create shows and workshops mixing stage performance with amazing demonstrations to explain the most incredible ideas in science - in the most memorable way. Our shows are performed throughout the year at venues across the UK…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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THE LOOK OUT ON THE ROAD

The Look Out Discovery Centre, Bracknell

In-school visit

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Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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CSI

South West College, DUNGANNON

Excursion

Overview A crime has been committed and you, the trainee crime scene investigator, are going to help solve the case and bring the person responsible to justice… a body has been found at what now has been labelled a ‘Crime S…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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DJ Physics

DJ Physics, London

In-school visit

Ever wanted to DJ? Did you know a knowledge of physics could help you? Space Plasma Physicist and Kiss FM DJ Martin Archer takes you on a journey into sound with his virtual DJ booth, covering waves, frequency and other basic…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities

Dr. Martin, Chorley

In-school visit

Dr. Martin delivers high quality, fully resourced, STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities that are hands-on, engaging and fun. They include: …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Skype an astronomer

Colin Stuart, London

In-school visit

Webcam Q&A sessions about space with an astronomer and author with six years experience Schoolchildren are full of questions about space, but access to accurate answers isn't always the easiest to come by. I've been talking to …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Greenpower IET Formula 24

Greenpower, Arundel

In-school visit

In IET Formula 24 students have the opportunity to 'Design, Build and Race' single seater electric cars at school with the help of teachers, co-opted engineers, parents and sponsoring companies. Once the cars are race ready, teams…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Engineering Education Scheme (England and Scotland)

EDT, Welwyn Garden City

Excursion

The Engineering Education Scheme (England & Scotland) - EES The EES is a work-related, project-based, applied-learning scheme for 16-17 yr olds. - Teams of 4 - 6 students work with a teacher and industrial mentor on a company…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Mars Odyssey

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

A brand new show from Starchaser, Mars Odyssey employs a range of unusual and spectacular experiments to demonstrate how the human race will utilise the resources of the inner solar system to explore and colonise outer space.…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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What’s in our water? chemistry workshop

National Coal Mining Museum, Wakefield

Excursion

The National Coal Mining Museum for England aims to keep coal mining alive by collecting and preserving the industry’s rich heritage, creating enjoyable and inspiring ways to learn for people of all ages, backgrounds and…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Young Engineers STEM Challenge Days

Young Engineers, Hampshire

In-school visit

Our STEM Challenge Days are available to both Primary and Secondary schools. Students are placed in groups and set a challenging 'design and make' project. These improve creative thinking, problem solving and team working. STEM…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Top of the Bench

Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge

Excursion

Top of the Bench is a national competition for 14 –16 year old students studying chemistry. Royal Society of Chemistry Local Sections run heats during the autumn term to select a team to represent the section in the UK final the…

Ages 14-16yrs old

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Learning Beyond the Boundary

Learning Beyond the Boundary, Durham

Excursion

Learning Beyond the Boundary is a collection of activities that use cricket as the context for learning. We are based at Durham County Cricket Club. Maths Challenges - visit the ground and solve maths problems such as how many…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Centre of the Cell – outreach visits

Centre of the Cell, London

In-school visit

We offer fun-filled and curriculum-linked science shows and workshops that can be delivered at your school or organisation. Our content relates to cells and the human body. Examples of our shows and workshops include ‘Snot, S…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Theatre of Debate

Y Touring, London

In-school visit

Y Touring Theatre Company is an ITC/Equity registered, award winning professional theatre company, established in 1989. Its audiences are young people and adults. Its mission is to produce quality theatre, new media, drama…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Key Stage 3 Science Field Trips

Field Studies Council, Shrewsbury

Excursion

Our Key Stage 3 courses include: The Appliance of Science (1 day or 3 day) This course will evoke students’ curiosity about science in the natural world as they explore one of our inspiring learning locations. Students will …

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Magic of Maths

Amigo's Magic, London

In-school visit

Magic of Maths is a fun packed educations show based all around numbers. It goes into probability, chance and odds, using everyday objects such as coins, cards, colouring pens and dice and gets the children to work out the odds. …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Water Rocket Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Pupils get an introduction to rocket science with a variety of demonstrations, including the Wonderstruck Hoverchair. They then work in teams to design and build their own water rockets, complete with parachute recovery systems.…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Technology Rocks Show

science2lie, Belfast

In-school visit

Sue was awarded the Tyndall Lecture for Schools Tour 2015 by the Institute of Physics... you can now book this show to come to your school. The Technology Rocks Show is an innovative, interactive lecture exploring Forces, Soun…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Big Bang London (Near Me Event) – Various dates in July 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

Excursion

Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Discover Glass

Dudley Museums Service, Wordsley

Excursion

Children will participate in an interactive guided tour around the Red House Glass Cone, be amazed at a hot glass blowing demonstration learning about materials and their properties in a unique way and make a fused glass tile in…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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CREST Star Investigators

British Science Association, London

Project for students

CREST Star encourages children to solve science, technology, engineering, and maths challenges through practical investigation. All the activities are available to download for free. CREST Star has three levels, Star (usually 5…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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WW1

South West College, DUNGANNON

Excursion

Overview Discover how science, technology, engineering and mathematics were used during World War 1… experiment with tunnels and learn how they were used to undermine opponents, investigate forces to design an aeroplane and d…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Spark!

Outdoor Genius Ltd, Buxton

In-school visit

A unique and engaging workshop for pupils to gain a fuller understanding of the scientific principles related to  fire. This session is run completely outdoors (in shelters where needed) on your school grounds. We take a loo…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Techniquest Glyndwr Outreach Programme

Techniquest Glyndwr, Wrexham

In-school visit

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Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Numeracy trail

Dudley Museums Service, Wordsley

Excursion

A free, teacher-led activity trail around the unique Red House Glass Cone, Wordsley. Pupils KS1 Numeracy lessons will be reinforced as they particpate in activities all around the venue. Have a go at creating a repeating patter…

Ages 5-7yrs old

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Dr Death and the Medi-Evil Medicine Show

Ready, Steady, Science!, London

In-school visit

A historically, scientifically accurate panto for children and other childish people. Sneezes, wheezes, sickness and diseases are never welcome. But in the past, some of the treatments could be worse than the underlying illness…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Shell Education Service

Shell Education Service, Luton

In-school visit

Shell Education Service supports science teaching to primary school children in a hands-on, investigative way to encourage them to explore and raise questions. The programme delivers practical science workshops in schools. The…

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I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here!

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here, Bath

Project for students

I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here is a free online event where school students get to meet and interact with real engineers. It’s an X Factor-style competition between engineers, where the students are the judges. Students…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Primary Engineer

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

Primary Engineer provide CPD courses for teachers, giving them the skills, confidence and resources to lead a whole-class, practical STEM project - engaging and enthusing primary pupils of all ages. In addition to the one day …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Forensic Science Workshops

Complete Forensics C.I.C., Mossley

In-school visit

Engaging young people in Science is what we do best. Using our industry knowledge we have developed a series of Discovery workshops for all ages from 7 to 19. The workshops include Exhumation Discovery, Packaging Discovery, Blo…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Lion Learners Animal Handling Experiences

Special Educational Needs

Lion Learners, Soham

In-school visit

Lion Learners offer hands on animal education across Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, East Anglia and the Midlands. We bring a nice variety of furry animals, reptiles and bugs, most of which can be handled by the children. We can acco…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Sentinus Primary Science & Technology Challenge

Sentinus, LISBURN

Excursion

A problem solving challenge, for teams of three P6/P7 pupils, on a . Using basic technology materials the teams are asked to a develop a solution to a given problem. Regional heats are held during March and April with five teams…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Do Science : Ian B Dunne – Shows

Special Educational Needs, stem day, science week, Girls Only, Gifted & Talented, Boys only

Do Science Ltd, Southampton

In-school visit

Science Shows for all presented by Ian B Dunne. Science days, Science Festivals and Science events that inform, enthral and entertain. Shows include, for primary (KS1 KS2) "Science, The Best Bits" which is normally followed by…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here!

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here, Bath

Project for students

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here is a free online event where school students get to meet and interact with real scientists. It’s an X Factor-style competition between scientists, where the students are the judges. Students…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dr Mark’s INSPIREducation: Inspiring Science & Maths!

INSPIREducation, Bridge of Allan

In-school visit

Dr Mark's INSPIREducation offers a range of lively and engaging (and fun!) science and maths shows and hands-on workshops for 5-14 year old pupils, with some shows also suitable for 14 and older, including adult/parent shows, all…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Free Science Assemblies

Fun Science, Bath

In-school visit

All primary schools located up to 30 miles from our Bath or Scarborough branches are eligible for a free science assembly once a year. The assembly is run by a member of our school's team and can be on the topic of electricity,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Biology Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

In-school visit

We offer a range of exciting bespoke STEM enrichment activities for school groups. Activities can be tailored to provide inspiration, aspiration and motivation to students, encourage participation in STEM subjects, raise…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Maths in a Suitcase

Science in a Suitcase, Birmingham

In-school visit

Maths in a suitcase is a hands-on maths road show designed to be accessible to children of all ages, abilities, experience and backgrounds. The activities uniquely combine investigations, problem solving exercises and challenges,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Travelling Science Ltd

Travelling Science Ltd, Preston

In-school visit

Travelling Science brings hands on science shows into primary schools, using everyday objects to create amazing experiments. Each show lasts one hour and there are a choice of four topics: "Marvellous Materials", "Fantastic…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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‘From Oil Rig to Salon’ the life cycle of a bottle of shampoo

Inspiron Learning, Billingham

In-school visit

This is a one day project, or can be delivered over 6 weeks (2-3hrs one day a week) and can be delivered to a class size (average 30) or a whole year group. The students are taken on a journey to demonstrate the use of crude oil…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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HeadSpace – Space Talks and Workshops

Science Theatre, London

In-school visit

HeadSpace offer incredible talks and workshops about space exploration and technology for secondary schools, highlighting the important, transferable skills learnt in science and the amazing impact space exploration has on…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dr Mike Leahy: TV Scientist, Stuntman, and Self Experimentor

Dr Mike Leahy, Kyle

In-school visit

Illustrated talks and presentations leaning heavily on my unusual, humorous and downright ridiculous experiences whle working as a Science, Wildlife and Travel TV presenter with the BBC and National Geographic. The shows are…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Pinhole photography

Justin Quinnell Pinhole photography, Bristol

In-school visit

Pinhole photography workshops for primary and secondary schools. The course covers powerpoint presentations covering the history, science and contemporary approaches to pinhole photography as well as making and using several types…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Jonathan’s Jungle Roadshow

Jonathan's Jungle Roadshow, Swindon

In-school visit

Jonathan's Jungle Roadshow offers professional, hands-on wildlife encounter sessions using an incredible variety of tropical reptiles and invertebrates to bring the school science curriculum literally to life! Age-appropriate…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Space and Astronomy Workshops

Spaceflight UK, Welwyn

In-school visit

Spaceflight UK offers 4 dynamic workshops that bring the excitement of space to your school. "Space Is Big!" is an interactive presentation in which pupils explore the Earth, Moon and planets with inflatable worlds. How many pl…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Animation Creation and Enquire, Discover and Film!: School Workshops

Wakefield Council - Museums Learning, Wakefield

Excursion

'Animation Creation' is a fun and memorable school session in which pupils work in pairs using iPads to create original  animated sequences inspired by the extraordinary life of 19th century adventurer Charles Waterton.…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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MARSBalloon 2014

MARSBalloon, Bristol

Project for students

The MARSBalloon project is an STFC funded project, run by young space engineers from SEA, that will test student ideas for technologies that could one day be destined for Mars. The aim is to test anything that humans or robots …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Space Package for Primary Schools

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Starchaser's Primary School Package is a full day of space related activities comprising of a suite of four modules; the Starchaser Space Talk serves as a basic introduction to the Starchaser project and uses the excitement of…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Solids, Liquids and Gases

The STEM Centre North-West, Salford

In-school visit

A very active demonstration that focuses in on the chemistry of solids, liquids and gases. It has many exciting components that involve our old friends nitrogen, oxygen and carbon dioxide. The demonstration refers to the work of…

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Compressed Air Rocket Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Pupils get an exciting introduction to rocket science with the Wonderstruck Hoverchair. They then build their own super-sized compressed air rockets from card templates. The rockets are equipped with landing legs and parachutes…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Sentinus Secondary STEM Roadshow

Sentinus, LISBURN

In-school visit

One day interactive, problem solving activities in science, technology and maths for Key Stage 3 pupils. Working in teams of two or three the pupils tackle a series of STEM challenges, supported by trained Sixth Form mentors. The…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Physics in Action 2016

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS5 Physics enrichment days in London, the Midlands or Manchester - with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. We have expanded our Physics in Action KS5  enrichment days this year to include inspi…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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The Effects of Air and Pressure

Mr G's Science Shows, Cheddar

In-school visit

We explain how air and pressure effect everyday situations. We explore air vortexes and how they are related the way we hear. We investigate both negative and positive pressure and explore why rockets work, ending up launching a…

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Go4SET

EDT, Welwyn Garden City

Excursion

Go4SET is a work-related, project-based, applied-learning activity. …

Ages 11-14yrs old

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My Job is Murder: Forensic Science Workshops

Scientific & Chemical Supplies Ltd., Wolverhampton

In-school visit

A full day session includes an introduction to forensic science, crime scene analysis and evidence. Can be aimed at all ages Yr7-6th form. An audience Q&A and an introduction to the main evidence types associated with crime scenes…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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SUN JESTER MATHS WORKSHOPS

Sun Jester, Aylesbury

In-school visit

A series of fun and exciting workshops designed to support teachers in the delivery of Mathematics in the classroom. …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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The Enigma Project

, UK

In-school visit

An original WWII Enigma Machine in your school! …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dr. Lewis Dartnell

-, Canterbury

In-school visit

I am an astrobiology research fellow and award-winning science communicator. My research is on the search for life beyond Earth, focussing on Mars and the chances of hardy bacterial life underground. I regularly speak at schools…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Design | Make | Create Workshop

Cinter Design, London

In-school visit

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Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Interactive and Fun Science Activities for Children

Gifted & Talented

Atomic Science, Northampton

In-school visit

We offer exciting and engaging science activities for children, usually of a primary school age. Our aim is to ensure the children enjoy the events so much that it makes them more enthusiastic about the STEM subjects and to sup…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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abunDANCE workshops – exploring maths and science through a broad range of cultural arts

Schools Of Unified Learning (SOUL), London

In-school visit

We provide workshops for primary and secondary schools and FE, sharing the unity of cultural arts, maths and the sciences: potential workshop themes are listed below and there is more we can do customised to your learning…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Rockin’ Rocket Competition

WATS.ON, Eynsham

In-school visit

Just like you, we at WATS.ON love seeing young people's faces light up when they let their curiosity loose! All our school activities are designed to add a fascinating and fun dimension to what you have been doing in class and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Science2U

Science2U ltd, Widnes

In-school visit

Science2U takes interactive science based shows into schools in the North West and North Wales. Our primary shows cover all strands of science using exciting new materials and demonstrations with lots of volunteers getting…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Solids Liquids and Gases Show

Outreach, School of Chemistry, The University of Manchester, Manchester

In-school visit

Enthuse and amaze primary children, up-skill your teachers and build links with university scientists. The Solids, Liquids Gases show has been entertaining and educating senior primary children around Manchester for the last fe…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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FuturEnergia

PlasticsEurope, Brussels, BELGIUM

In-school visit

FuturEnergia is an educational initiative that aims to provide a secondary and high school teachers with didactic resources to educate and raise awareness amongst students and their families as to the importance of energy savings,…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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JuniorSTEM – Primary Lego Robotics workshops

Juniorstem, Bolton

In-school visit

JuniorSTEM provides quality STEM workshops in programming, engineering and robotics to primary aged children using Lego® Education resources. In a JuniorSTEM workshop children build fantastic Lego® WeDo models then bring them…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Spectacular Saturdays – STEM and G&T Workshops

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

In-school visit

Imagine being able to host superb enrichment and extension activities at very little (if any) cost to the school and minimal disruption to the school timetable. It is exactly what our Spectacular Saturdays - STEM and G&T W…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Living Learning “Love is in the Air” Maths Enrichment Workshop

Living Learning, London

In-school visit

Living Learning, "Love is in the Air", is a unique interactive maths workshop designed to engage, excite and encourage students in year 7 to 13. …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science 4 Schools – STEM Workshops – Bringing Science to Life

Science 4 Schools, Durham

In-school visit

Science 4 Schools offers hands-on science workshops to schools and museums.  We are passionate about using science to inspire children, and to ignite their wonder and curiosity about the world around them.  We believe strongly…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Flood Risk Management Workshop

Peter Brett Associates, Chester

In-school visit

Interactive flood risk management workshops. Following an introduction by a Professional Civil Engineer informing the pupils about Civil Engineering (what an Engineer looks like and what they do, and the importance of STEM base…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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CREST Awards

British Science Association, London

Project for students

CREST is the nationwide curriculum enrichment award scheme for STEM. Through CREST, young people explore the nature of STEM by doing their own creative project work. Awards are made at four levels (Discovery, Bronze, Silver and…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Leaders Award for STEM

Girls Only, Boys only

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

The free Leaders Award for STEM is, perhaps, one of the most effective ways to give pupils and students the practical career advice they are looking for! Students are able to meet and interview real STEM professionals in the ca…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science of Archaeology

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham

In-school visit

Active workshop session led by our experienced Education Officer, where pupils explore the techniques used by archaeologists today to investigate our buried past. This session includes an experiment using magnets to explain how…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Catalyst Education Programme

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre, WIDNES

Excursion

Catalyst is an interactive science discovery centre based in Widnes, Cheshire whose aim is to make science exciting and accessible to people of all ages and abilities from KS1 to KS4. School groups can visit to explore the thre…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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STEM Design Challenge Session for schools in Herts and Bucks

Affinity Water Education Services, Bushey Heath

In-school visit

Want to know how Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) are used to produce and supply 900 million litres of drinking water every single day? Book a FREE STEM design challenge session for your school with Affin…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Technopop London

Seventh Corner, Wigton

Excursion

Technopop London is a free 4-week pop-up festival bringing cutting-edge science, technology, design and innovation to schools, students and families. All are welcome from 5 upwards. Whether it is 3D technologies or space flight,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Biology – IB Extended Essay Course (9, 23 July 2016)

Ysgol y Mor Ltd, Conwy

Excursion

A hands-on, residential summer school for IB Biology students undertaking the Extended Essay. …

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Great North Museum: Hancock, Learning Programme

Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle upon Tyne

Excursion

The collections at the Great North Museum: Hancock are among the largest and most diverse of any non-national institution in Europe and span local and worldwide natural history, geology, archaeology and world cultures. Our…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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F1 in Schools: The Formula One Technology Challenge

F1 in Schools, London

In-school visit

F1 in Schools is a multi-disciplinary challenge in which teams use Computer Aided Design software to design, test and manufacture miniature compressed air powered balsa wood Formula One cars. The cars are raced side-by-side,…

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Near Space Exploration

Sent Into Space, Sheffield

In-school visit

Here at SentIntoSpace we make near space exploration accessible to all ages, utilising weather balloons and tracking systems. We offer a really exciting and engaging opportunity for schools across the UK. It is our passion to i…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Maths Inspiration

Maths Inspiration, London

Excursion

Maths inspiration run events that seek to inspire Year 12 and more able Year 11 students to pursue mathematical subjects to a higher level. Using some of the UK's leading maths, engineering and science speakers, the shows are held…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Wondermaths: Gifted and Talented Maths

Education Interactive, London

Project for students

Wondermaths is a 10 session enrichment course for pupils aged 9-11 who have been identified as being gifted in maths. The course includes fully planned session outlines, teacher guide and all resources, including scientific…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Techcard Formula 1 Activity

Ceesay Design Solutions, Luton

In-school visit

F1 Techcard car building exercise, a card based construction system ideal for teaching Design and Technology and investigating numerous Science topics, such as speed, acceleration. All accessories are provided to build a model of…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Sentinus Primary STEM Roadshows

Sentinus, LISBURN

In-school visit

One day interactive, problem solving activities in science, technology and maths for primary pupils.  Working in teams of two or three the pupils tackle a series of STEM challenges, supported by trained Sixth Form mentors. The…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Mad Science – Shows, Workshops & After School Clubs

Mad Science, Preston

In-school visit

Mad Science provide spectacular science shows, hands on in-school workshops and after school programmes for 5-13 year olds. Our experienced team of highly trained science presenters can deliver up to 80 different general science…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Freddie The Fingerprint

Right Angle Events Limited, Norfolk

Project for students

This is a "themed curriculum", which has been designed for Key Stage 2 students. The scheme is called Freddie The Fingerprint (TM). It is a versatile self delivery pack which puts children in the role of a crime scene…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Wildlife By Jo Workshops & Talks

Jo Foo Trading - Wildlife By Jo, Skelmorlie

In-school visit

Join the discussion on one of our most hotly debated conversations on conservation - Should large predators like the lynx and wolves be returned to the UK? Students will hear a short presentation about large predator conservat…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Blown-up Biology

Interactive Science Ltd, High Peak

In-school visit

Presented by well-known science communicator, Ian Russell, Blown-up Biology is a ‘multimedia’ show featuring a video camera and projector connected to a microscope. The audience watches samples being taken from cultures of…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Gifts From the Kiln – Clay / Ceramic Art and Science

Papershaker Limited, Norwich

In-school visit

With a live camera feed from within our kiln, students come to understand how we can use oxidising and reducing environments to effect the physical properties of glazed ceramic items, either within the kiln, or during post-firing…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge for Schools

Jaguar Maths in Motion Challenge for Schools, St Ives, Cambridgeshire

Project for students

Working 'on the cloud' and 'on the desk', this is a predominately maths based Challenge that encourages the practical use and understanding of basic mathematics (measuring angles, scale, multiplication, percentages, decimals,…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Meet the Dinosaurs

Hidden Horizons, Scarborough

In-school visit

Meet the Dinosaurs The star of this in-class session is the one-meter-long replica Allosaur skull. It is the nearest dinosaur we have to Megalosaurus, which was the largest carnivorous dinosaur that lived on the Yorkshire Coast…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Life in the Cemetery

Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bristol

Excursion

A guided activity walk discovering the amazing habitats, food chains and food webs that thrive in woodland, grassland and scrubland at Arnos Vale. Activities include (depending on age) invertebrate hunt, leaf comparison, animal…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Playing with your food

Ready, Steady, Science!, London

In-school visit

A variety of short, fun experiments concerning food and drink. What happens if you hit custard with a hammer? Why are eggs so eggselently designed? How do you make a balloon kebab? Find out the answers to these questions and much…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Cool Seas Explorers Workshops

The Marine Conservation Society, Ross on Wye

In-school visit

The Marine Conservation Society are delighted to be able to offer a choice of free marine themed workshops for primary age children. Designed to enthuse your students and ignite a passion for the sea, these interactive sessions…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Lather, Rinse, Repeat

The Kids Construction Company, Cardiff

In-school visit

Working with teachers within the structure of your school day, we provide a Lego Education® trained classroom coordinator together with all the necessary equipment to ensure your pupils are fully engaged throughout the sessions.…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Crime Scene Investigation

STEM Centre at City College Plymouth, Plymouth

Excursion

The STEM Centre at City College Plymouth is a specially designed state-of-the-art teaching facility and exhibition space, focused exclusively on delivering educational and instructional activities in the areas of Science,…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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The Big Bang Yorks & Humber (Near Me Event) – 28th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

Excursion

Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Wind Turbine Technology Stem Workshop

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

Wind Turbine Technology Workshop raises awareness of wind energy and highlights some useful facts to aid participants in constructing and testing model wind turbines. Using a voltmeter, the power generated by wind turbines can be…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science Magic Shows

Science Magic Shows, Birmingham

In-school visit

Throughout the centuries magicians have captivated audiences with mysterious and impossible acts that defy the laws of nature. Scientists and mathematicians also know that the world is full of wonder; spending their lives trying…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Noisy Toys ‘Circuit Boxes’

Noisy Toys, Hebden Bridge

In-school visit

Working in groups we will complete various experiments with sound and electronics, building quirky up-cycled electronic instruments using basic circuits. Each group is given a box-of-tricks, which contains components such as…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Dundee Science Festival 2015

Dundee Science Centre (Sensation), Dundee

Excursion

Dundee Science Festival takes place in the first two weeks of November, showcasing the rich culture of research, discovery and innovation to the local people of Dundee. …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Event: Inspired by Design – Enrichment day (Nov/Dec 16)

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS5 Product Design enrichment days in London or at Warwick University - with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. …

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Dinosaur Workshops

Dinostar - The Dinosaur Experience, Hull

In-school visit

Bring dinosaurs to your school with our exciting, interactive dinosaur workshops.  We will bring exhibits from our museum in Hull to your school.  Highlights include a large Triceratops leg bone, a dinosaur egg and an Allosaur…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Tagtiv8 Active Learning Games: Making Maths Fun, Active and Relevant

Tagtiv8 Ltd, Keighley

In-school visit

As teachers and leaders, we need to look at ways we can increase and embed creative opportunities for learning. Our unique active games are about making Mathematics fun, active and relevant. Our approaches help Learners devel…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Cambridge Science Centre: On The Road

Cambridge Science Centre, Cambridge

In-school visit

On The Road is a mobile, pop-up science centre that has transformed schools, shopping centres and even a church into a science centre. These placements are big events, usually lasting one week, and seeing between 400 to 1500 pu…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC)

Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC), Heslington, York

In-school visit

CIEC aims to create and sustain links between school science and industry’s people and practices. Support for primary science education is at the heart of CIEC’s work. Children Challenging Industry (CCI): This well-esta…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Robotic Telescope – Astronomy E&E Workshops

Stem and Leaf Education, Witney

In-school visit

Students and teachers get their hands on a world-class robotic telescope... on a mountain in Tenerife! The workshops are delivered in-school by trained scientists and are fully mapped to the KS2 'Earth and Beyond' curriculum.…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Creative Science Workshops – UK Wide

as creatives, Liverpool

In-school visit

What could be more creative than science? And what better way to explore science than by working with pupils’ own innate creativity? Taking approaches from the world of the arts, but always rooted in real and concrete science,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Classroom Detective

Right Angle Events Limited, Norfolk

In-school visit

We are an award winning company. ALL OF OUR PRESENTERS ARE PROFESSIONALS HAVING BEEN INVOLVED IN REAL, NOTABLE CASES. We travel anywhere! A full day of real CSI/Forensic Science Experiences are provided; this can be enrichment,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Sphere Science Ltd

Sphere Science Ltd, Luton

In-school visit

We provide a series of fun practical science workshops that support and enhance the National Curriculum (especially investigative skills) across all age groups. Our activities have been updated to reflect the current curricula for…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Titanic Discovery

South West College, Dungannon

Excursion

Overview All aboard for a voyage of discovery on the most famous ship ever built. The era of the R.M.S Titanic is long gone, but the tragic tale of the ‘unsinkable’ White Star liner continues to capture imaginations across …

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Flux Moving Science Workshops

Flux, Solihull

In-school visit

If you would like to give your students a very different science lesson, packed full of creativity, games, energy and lots of fun, then Flux's Moving Science Workshops will be a perfect match. …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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The Microverse

Natural History Museum, London

Project for students

The Microverse is a collaborative research project between the Natural History Museum in London and schools across the UK. The Microverse forms part of the Museum’s research into discovering and understanding the microorganis…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Decipher my data – Flu!

I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here, Bath

Project for students

Give your students the chance to work with real data and do real science in the classroom. Using your school absence data, your students can analyse xy scattergraphs and linear time trends, comparing your data to other schools'…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Sarah’s Adventures in Science

Sarah's Adventures in Science, Oxford

In-school visit

I work with Early Years, mainstream primary schools and have a specialism in creating engaging science for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) from age 2-19. My immersive approach won The Joshua…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Get Energised

National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh

Excursion

Get Energised is a science, engineering and technology engagement programme for a range of different audiences to investigate Scotland’s future energy needs, focusing on renewable energy. Get Energised is a programme encourag…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Curiosity Hub: Robotics, Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths Workshops

Curiosity Hub, Brighton

In-school visit

Curiosity Hub provides engaging in-school STEM/STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) enrichment workshops for all Key Stages, complementing the National Curriculum in Science, Computing/Computer Science, Maths…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Event: Pioneers in Computer Science (Nov and Dec 16)

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS5 Computer Science enrichment days in London or at Warwick University with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. …

Ages 16-19yrs old

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SCI-FUN, the Scottish Science and Technology Roadshow

SCI-FUN, the Scottish Science and Technology Roadshow, Edinburgh

In-school visit

The SCI-FUN Roadshow is a professionally-run organisation based at the University of Edinburgh. We take a science-centre experience directly to early secondary school pupils in Edinburgh and the Lothians, as well as to public…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Machido

Machido, London

In-school visit

The most ambitious after school club in London. Is your primary school looking for a completely new type of after-school club? A club that opens young minds to the amazing creative potential of art, technology and open source e…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Riveting Rocks and Fascinating Fossils

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

Session Objectives By using specially designed hands-on activities, incorporating actual rock, fossil and mineral specimens from our collections, children are encouraged to: Compare and group together different kinds of ro…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Arkwright Engineering Scholarships

Arkwright Scholarships Trust, Leamington Spa

Project for students

Do you want to reward your best GCSE / Scottish National 5 STEM students, and set them on the path to a successful career in engineering and design? If so, the Arkwright Engineering Scholarships could be the tool you are lookin…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Techniquest Outreach Programme

Techniquest, Cardiff

In-school visit

Techniquest's education outreach programme is appropriate for Foundation Phase, KS2, KS3, KS4, AS/A2, Welsh Baccalaureate and GNVQ level students. …

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Mad Science Shows, Workshops & After School Clubs – Suitable for the whole school

Mad Science East Midlands, Northampton

In-school visit

Mad Science provide spectacular science shows, hands on school workshops and after school clubs for 4-12 year olds. Our experienced team of highly trained science presenters can deliver up to 60 different general science topics so…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Maker Robotics Activities KS2

STEM Aware, Derry~Londonderry

In-school visit

Robocup KS 2 STEM Aware delivers high quality, fully resourced, STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities that are hands-on, engaging and fun. Pupils will create a basic 1.5v electrical circuit, attach the circuit to a cup and m…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Science Museum Learning

The Science Museum, London, London

Excursion

The Science Museum helps makes sense of the science that shapes our lives by sparking curiosity and engaging audiences of all ages. The museum offers an extensive range of learning programmes which boost student learning and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Access to Science Day for SEN, from Timezones

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

An ‘Access to Science’ day starts with an interactive performance of either of the plays below. These are versions of our KS1 shows adapted for SEN audiences. After the performance we take the subject further by working…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dead on Time – A Forensic Science Thriller for Critical Thinkers

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

In-school visit

To ensure our forensic science event offers something unique and extraordinary – an experience that cannot be easily replicated in the classroom - we offer a complex, detailed scenario that requires participants to learn…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Ysgol y Mor / School of the Sea

North Wales Watersports ltd, Gwynedd

Excursion

Analyse plankton and carry out salt water experiments; understand and create waves; go wildlife spotting from onboard a powerboat; explore dune formation; link fish shapes and size to evolution; learn maths through historic…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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First Edition

EDT, Birmingham

In-school visit

First Edition - Hands-on STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) activity days for 11-16 yr olds - Students engage in hands-on activities, work in teams and find out about courses and careers in STEM - First Edition da…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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The Big Bang London

Seventh Corner, Millom

Excursion

Join The Big Bang London for a free day packed full of hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Part of the nation-wide programme, The Big Bang London aims to inspire secondary school students with the potent…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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FunMaths Roadshow South-East

BJPCE Limited, Leatherhead

In-school visit

A FunMaths Roadshow activity in your school. A brief description of how your workshop would be run?: The FunMaths Roadshow is a collection of 350 mathematical activities suitable for use with school pupils, college stude…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Target: Mars – A Space Adventure for Creative Thinkers

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

In-school visit

This Space Adventure allows teams of pupils to represent rival nations in a race to colonize Mars. Our carefully structured range of science experiments, engineering tasks and problem-solving challenges are bound together by an…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Eggucation – fun science-filled projects hatching eggs in your classroom

Eggucation, Sheffield

In-school visit

Eggucation brings hatching to life! We provide fertile hen eggs and all the required equipment and expertise for you to hatch eggs in the classroom. But we don't just deliver equipment and leave you to it. We deliver bespoke…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Learning in STEM with Dundee Science Centre

Dundee Science Centre, Dundee

Excursion

Dundee Science Centre works with a range of partners to bring high-quality, cutting-edge, hands-on learning in sciences to children and young people aged 3-18. We offer workshops and learning opportunities on an inreach or…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science Shows from L M Interactive

LM Interactive, Bristol

In-school visit

L M Interactive offers a wide range of science shows covering topics in physical science, engineering and mathematics. Current topics include fire, air and the atmosphere, time and time measurement, navigation and the life and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Event: GCSE Science in Action – Enrichment day (Nov/Dec 16)

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS4 Science enrichment days in London or at Warwick University - with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. …

Ages 14-16yrs old

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Mad Science Enrichment Programme

Mad Science of Yorkshire & Humber, Leeds

In-school visit

Mad Science is a provider of interactive, high octane, fun science education and entertainment for children aged between five and twelve years. Our unique programme design and delivery methodology ensures that children's…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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The Ugly Animal Roadshow

Ready, Steady, Science!, London

In-school visit

THE UGLY ANIMAL ROADSHOW -For schools and families Why should the panda get all the praise? The Ugly Animal Preservation Society is dedicated to raising the profile of the world’s most aesthetically challenged endangered s…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Techniquest Science Centre, Cardiff

Techniquest, Cardiff

Excursion

Techniquest is a science discovery centre based in Cardiff Bay. We are open year-round, catering to school visitors during term-time, on Tuesdays to Fridays inclusive. Techniquest runs an extensive in-house programme ranging fr…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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4×4 in Schools Technology Challenge

4x4 In Schools, London

In-school visit

The 4x4 in Schools Technology Challenge is an enhancement and enrichment initiative that gives young people an insight of what it takes to become an engineer. The project hopes to raise awareness, interest, enjoyment and…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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STEM Programmes

Techniquest, Cardiff

In-school visit

Techniquest provides a unique experience — supporting teachers and inspiring pupils from Foundation Phase to Post-16 in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics — at our Science Discovery Centre in Cardiff Bay and…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Flash Bang Pop! Science for Kids – Hands On Science Workshops

Flash Bang Pop!, Mortimer

In-school visit

We provide science workshops for children aged 4 to 11. Using fun-filled demonstrations and exciting hands-on experiments, children learn about science and how it affects the world around them. Workshops are available in Wes…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Robotics STEM workshop

Learn by Design, TAMWORTH

In-school visit

Our Robotics Workshop covers the effect robots have had in modern times and how quickly machines have transformed from assembly lines to astronauts. Young people will spend the majority of the session deciding which robotic…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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National Marine Aquarium Schools Programme

National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth

Excursion

The National Marine Aquarium offers a programme of activities for schools and colleges covering a broad range of curriculum topics. Specialist topics include marine science and technology, conservation, climate change and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Rocks and Fossils

Everything Dinosaur, Middlewich

In-school visit

Outline Designed to support teaching Year 3/4 (rocks and fossils) as part of the science curriculum, give your class the opportunity to explore prehistoric life in an interactive and engaging way.  Lots of hands on, fossil han…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Supergrid

Humberside Engineering Training Association, Hull

In-school visit

Wind Energy day - Students build turbine towers and blades, test and modify their designs, develop business model and compete by using unique remote energy data collection across all 10 teams. Each team represents a European…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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National Space Academy – Showcase Event at Cardiff University

National Space Centre, Leicester

In-school visit

About the National Space Academy The National Space Academy is a network of outstanding teachers and space scientists that use the inspirational context of space to teach STEM subjects  to GCSE, A Level and BTEC students and t…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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How to be a dinosaur

Dudley Museums Service, Dudley

Excursion

A fun and creative day. Children will participate in an interactive talk; 'How to be a dinosaur' and drama session; 'Thunderbolts and Snakestones'. Teachers can choose from a variety of activities each designed to reinforce a…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Maths Magic Workshop

Jasmine's Magic Parties, Hackney

In-school visit

Making Maths Magical! Maths Magic Workshops are one of the few ways to enrich Mathematical learning for children. By linking Magic tricks with the curriculum, maths topics are introduced or emphasised in a fun, no-pressure way…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Mary Rose Museum Educational Activities

Mary Rose Museum , Portsmouth

Excursion

We use the unique story of King Henry VIII's flagship to inspire learning.   The excavation and raising of the Mary Rose in 1982 was a feat of maritime archaeology and engineering. The Mary Rose Museum is unlike any other mus…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Practical Physics workshop

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

Practical Physics will help young people understand basic principles of physics as they test their speed, strength and reactions on four pieces of cutting edge sports testing equipment. A worksheet will allow learners to record…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Magnificent Women and Their Flying Machines

Women's Engineering Society, Stevenage

In-school visit

The Women's Engineering Society (WES) was formed in 1919 by the pioneering women who were involved in engineering activities during the First World War.  The Magnificent Women outreach activity is a hands-on, cross curricular…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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My Outdoor Classroom CIC

My Outdoor Classroom CIC, St.Helens

In-school visit

We are a registered community Interest Company ran by educational professionals. We are focused on providing high-quality Outdoor Learning service that has a measurable impact on the individuals we work with. We offer worksho…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Bespoke STEM Sessions

STEM Centre at City College Plymouth, Plymouth

Excursion

The STEM Centre aims to help accelerate interest in STEM careers by fostering enthusiasm for scientific investigation. It introduces students to the rewards of scientific discovery with a range of activities and innovative…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium

Intech, Winchester

Excursion

At Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium you can push it, pull it, turn it, watch it, try it and build it, while enquiring, discovering, understanding and learning. Located near Winchester in a purpose-designed building, 100…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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At Home In Space

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Starchaser's At Home In Space is aimed at a wide range of audiences, from primary school children upwards. Using a combination of slides, video and actual items of space hardware, from Russian spacesuits to items of space food,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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NRICH

Millennium Mathematics Project, Cambridge

Project for students

NRICH aims to enrich the mathematical experiences of all learners, and develop problem-solving and mathematical thinking skills. NRICH provides a free website publishing thousands of rich mathematical tasks, games and activities…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Robots are Coming!

ICT Development Service, Warwick

In-school visit

Robotics is a growth area in ICT and a chance to see the latest technological innovations in your classroom - motivating and inspiring students. Our hugely successful "The Robots are Coming..." experience day brings real challenge…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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The Big Bang East Midlands (Near Me Event) – 30th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

Excursion

Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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GCSE Physics Programme

South East Physics Network, Guildford

In-school visit

The SEPnet GCSE Programme is a series of free activities designed to support the teaching of physics at GCSE. Through a combination of workshops in schools and activities on university campuses, we provide both students and…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Science 4 Schools – Primary School Science Clubs

Science 4 Schools, Durham

In-school visit

Science 4 Schools offers hands-on science activities to schools and museums.  We are passionate about using science to inspire children, and to ignite their wonder and curiosity about the world around them.  We believe strongly…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Prepare for Launch

South West College, Dungannon

Excursion

Overview More than just a red glowing sphere in a distant night sky, Mars is there to be explored! Rockets, capsules and even robots have been sent on missions to the red planet to discover critical information that may help hu…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Mathletics Competitions

, Bristol

In-school visit

Inspire a Generation of Mathletes Inspire and engage pupils of all abilities and ages in Maths with a fun-filled Maths Competition powered by Mathletics. Pupils use the award-winning website, Mathletics, to compete against t…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Learning By Doing

Wonder Workshops, Plymouth

In-school visit

We offer a wide variety of hands on Engineering, Physics and Chemistry based activities that can be adapted to fit a specific school theme, such as a historical period (WWII), a play or a specific part of the national curriculum …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Young Engineers Club Network

Young Engineers, Liphook

In-school visit

Schools and youth groups taking part in any engineering-related enrichment activity are eligible to join the Young Engineers Club Network. Network membership is FREE and gives schools access to resources to help enrich the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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QinetiQ Schools’ Powerboat Challenge

QinetiQ, Gosport

Excursion

What is the QinetiQ Schools’ Powerboat Challenge? …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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STEM Workshops For Schools

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

Designed for primary and secondary pupils to be practical, fun and inspiring to increase engagement in science, technology, engineering and maths. Motivate your learners in science, technology, engineering and maths with an int…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Professor Bubbleworks primary school science

Professor Bubbleworks, Twickenham

In-school visit

We provide fun and educational science workshops, after-school clubs and assemblies. Our budding professors will provide demonstations and hands on activities for the whole school. Some of the exciting topics are chemical react…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Computing with Cubetto!

Primo Toys, London

In-school visit

Cubetto is a playful wooden floor robot that helps young children discover and learn about computing through play, storytelling, and collaboration. The workshop is designed to develop teacher pedagogy and confidence in the…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old

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Lego Brick Workshops

STEM Aware, Derry~Londonderry

In-school visit

STEM Aware delivers high quality, fully resourced, STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities that are hands-on, engaging and fun. By using the familiar LEGO® brick coupled with real life understanding, your pupils will feel encour…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Active learning from Timezones: MOVERS & SHAKERS

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

An interactive show where KS2 children work as a team to design a new Planet Earth. Under the tuition of their future boss, who has time-travelled back to the present to deliver a training session, your KS2 pupils will learn to…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Director’s Cut – stop motion animation workshop

STEM Centre at City College Plymouth, Plymouth

Excursion

The STEM Centre at City College Plymouth is a specially designed state-of-the-art teaching facility and exhibition space, focused exclusively on delivering educational and instructional activities in the areas of Science,…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Bespoke field study

Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bristol

Excursion

The workshop begins with a guided walk discovering the amazing habitats and food webs that thrive in woodland, grassland and scrubland at Arnos Vale. The guided walk also covers care of this unique environment and the development…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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CRACKING THE CODE: The Genetics of Superheroes

Ready, Steady, Science!, London

In-school visit

The comic books are filled with mutants; heroes and villans whose special abilities are genetic in their origin. But what are real mutants like, and could we one day use genetics to make us superhuman? This is an interactive le…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Defying Gravity – Make Physics Your Launchpad

LF Thomas Consulting, Stirling

In-school visit

Defying Gravity is a 1 hour interactive lecture about the physics of spaceflight. Suitable for a 14-16 year old audience (and linked to the physics curriculum), Defying Gravity toured the UK in 2013 as the IOP Schools and Colleges…

Ages 14-16yrs old

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Magic Mathworks Travelling Circus

The Magic Mathworks Travelling Circus, Holywell

In-school visit

The Magic Mathworks is a touring mathematics laboratory. The aim is to show teachers the possibilities that can be realised by experiencing mathematics in a multisensory environment. The Magic Mathworks provides three-dimensional…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Steel City investigation days

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust, Sheffield

Excursion

Discover how steelmaking forged the city of today and its impact on the modern world with one of our investigation days. Topics covered: Sheffield's industrial history/ Industrial Revolution/ science/ local history The day i…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Shark’s teeth, food webs and more….

The Deep, Hull

Excursion

The Deep in Hull is one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world. It tells the amazing story of the world’s oceans through a stunning blend of marine life. Students would explore the Deep and take part in a forty minute…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Andrew’s Maths Magic

Magic Andrew, Seaton Delaval

In-school visit

The workshop Watch any magician at work, from Paul Daniels to David Blaine, and  you are watching maths experiments in action. In this Maths Magic workshop we take some basic mathematical principles from the National Curric…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Chemistry at Work

Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge

Excursion

Chemistry at Work events aim to inspire students to appreciate the relevance and societal importance of chemistry, and consider a future career in the chemical sciences. Events enable students and teachers to interact with…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Bristol Festival of Nature

Bristol Festival of Nature, Bristol

Excursion

The Bristol Festival of Nature is the UK's largest free celebration of the natural world, held annually on Bristol's historic Harbourside. Each year our free Festival Schools' Day welcomes over 1000 Key Stage Two pupils from…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Robotscool – Computing

T.E.L.L, Oxfordshire

In-school visit

We provide a comprehensive Computing Science workshops using Lego Mindstorm Robotics Platform as the catalyst. Focusing on creativity and learning by doing, our workshops cover all aspects of Computing Curriculum KS1-4. Our 1 da…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Fife Science Festival 2016

Dundee Science Centre (Sensation), Dundee

Excursion

Fife Science Festival takes place in May, bringing a travelling celebration of science to different communities across the Kingdom of Fife over several weekends. Celebrate local science and innovation in the Kingdom of Fife!  …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Multi Media STEM

Venture Thinking, Stansted

In-school visit

This programme enables students to work alongside scientists, engineers, and mathematicians to create multi-media magazines about topics such as solar physics, space exploration, the environment, robotics, careers in science,…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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GCSE Maths in Action 2016

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS4 Maths enrichment days in London, the Midlands or Manchester - with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. …

Ages 14-16yrs old

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Maker Robotics Activities KS3

STEM Aware, Derry~Londonderry

In-school visit

Brushbot KS 3 STEM Aware delivers high quality, fully resourced, STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities that are hands-on, engaging and fun. Pupils will make a maze to a design spec and then create a basic 3v electrical circ…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Science Misadventures

Science Misadventures, London

In-school visit

Are you stronger than friction? Is hydrogen really that explosive? When was science ever this much fun?! Our presenters at Great Scott! will answer these and more in this high-octane, fast-paced science stage show. An explosion…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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LEGO Robotics Activity Day

BJPCE Limited, Leatherhead

In-school visit

A LEGO Robotics activity in your school using programmable LEGO. Can be based around a particular theme and can be tailored to computing/science/maths as required. A brief description of how your workshop would be run?: - …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Core Education Programming Workshops

Apple Pear Limited, Hull

In-school visit

Our coding and web programming workshops are built off the back of the national curriculum and contain a selection of practical activities for each age group. Including treasure hunts, character building and introductions to…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Kids in Space Show

Spacefund, Canterbury

In-school visit

The "Kids in Space Show" is an exciting interactive show that takes the audience on a journey around the Solar System. Pupils are enrolled as crew members and along with Captain Jo and Astronaut Matt embark on a 50 minute voyage…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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STEMBOX

Hands on Science Ltd, Birmingham

Project for students

We make it easy for any Primary School in the country to run their own After-School science club. Our STEMBOX workshops contain everything you need each week - materials, equipment and a full set of detailed Leader Notes. Every…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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science made simple

science made simple, Cardiff

In-school visit

science made simple brings professional science, engineering and maths shows to schools around the UK.  Topics range from 'Bubbles and Balloons' through to shows on the electromagnetic spectrum.  All the shows are highly…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Magic of Maths

The Magic of Maths, Brighton

In-school visit

The Magic of Maths shows and workshops seek to inspire and enthuse students about the wonder of mathematics. They are delivered in one hour shows (three per day) by a qualified performer and teacher of over 20 years experience who…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Education Programme at W5

W5, Belfast

Excursion

W5 is Northern Ireland's interactive discovery centre, focusing on science, technology, engineering and maths and the interfaces with art and design. With over 200 interactive exhibits and a range of special workshops and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Strategic Structures

STEM Aware, Derry~Londonderry

In-school visit

STEM Aware delivers high quality, fully resourced, STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities that are hands-on, engaging and fun. They include: WORLD CRISIS CHALLENGES – competitive team challenges involving the design and con…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Kite making for Learning

Infinite Arts, Sunderland

In-school visit

Infinite Arts offers Kite making workshops in school targeted to supporting maths and science in KS1, 2 and 3. Kites can support learning and communication between different ages and different cultures. Much of the learning can…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences schools learning programme

Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, Cambridge

Excursion

The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, part of the University of Cambridge, is a globally important collection of minerals, rocks and fossils. A unique resource for learners, the Museum offers a wide range of earth science…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Mad Science Shows, Workshops and After School Clubs – Suitable for the Whole School

stem day

Mad Science East Midlands, Leicester

In-school visit

Mad Science provide spectacular science shows, hands on school workshops and after school clubs for 4-12 year olds. Our experienced team of highly trained science presenters can deliver up to 60 different general science topics so…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Science Outreach in Devon

Sciencedipity, Barnstaple

In-school visit

We facilitate science hands-on workshops for schools & groups. Activities are listed on our website but we are happy to create a bespoke workshop for you to help you deliver your ideas. Sciencedipity also runs Saturday Science…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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SATRO STEM Surrey

SATRO, Guildford

In-school visit

SATRO is an educational charity which provides a range of one day events and challenges within schools in Surrey to students aged 5-19 of all abilities. Our activities range from fun one-day science workshops, problem solving …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Maths Workshops and Shows

Bubbly Maths, London

In-school visit

Does your school have a problem with mathematics? Bubbly Maths specialises in making maths fun for primary schools that have problems with maths and want their teachers, children and parents to experience excitement whilst doi…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Team Starchaser Presentation

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Team Starchaser is a high octane overview of the burgeoning Space Tourism industry and private space endeavour within the UK. Using specific examples from Starchaser's private space programme Team Starchaser reinforces many…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Green Shift Educational Services Limited

Green Shift Educational Services Limited, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE

In-school visit

We are an educational services business who will come into your school and run full or half day STEM workshops.  We have national curriculum based workshops (e.g. forces....) and non-national curriculum based workshops (fun,…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The UCLan and Ri Young Scientist Centre

The UCLan and Ri Young Scientist Centre, Preston

Excursion

The UCLan and Ri Young Scientist Centre (YSC) is a laboratory that offers interactive workshops for young people. These sessions allow students to get hands-on with science and answer questions through experimentation. All the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Active Learning from Timezones: FUNKY JUNK

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

An interactive, assembly-style show from TIMEZONES, where KS1 children work as a team to recycle rubbish into something useful. The local rubbish tip is getting very full and the children have to help recycle all of the stuff…

Ages 5-7yrs old

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The Big Bang North East (Near Me Event) – 27th-28th June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

Excursion

Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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CuckooMondo STEM through Story

Special Educational Needs

CuckooMondo, Whitley Bay

In-school visit

Sustainability-themed, story-based assemblies/workshops for primary children, which introduce a wider set of hugely engaging STEM-based workshops, and resources. Our unique approach to teaching STEM through story and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Titanic Discovery

STEM Centre at City College Plymouth, Plymouth

Excursion

The STEM Centre at City College Plymouth is a specially designed state-of-the-art teaching facility and exhibition space, focused exclusively on delivering educational and instructional activities in the areas of Science,…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Inspirational Science Theatre Company

Inspirational Science Theatre Company, Norwich

In-school visit

Dr Ken is a former world juggling champion, soap bubble chemist and international science performer. Presenting  skills developed his from experiences in street theatre, mime, teaching, television research and presenting. He h…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Dr Research – STEM workshops for Primary Schools

Dr Research, Durham

In-school visit

Overview Our workshops are designed around the national curriculum and aim to maximise hands-on investigations for the pupils. Everybody in the class can get involved, have fun and enjoy finding out about the world around them…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Ark Farm – Educational Mobile Farm

Ark Farm, Bedford

In-school visit

We specialise in bringing a variety of friendly farm animals into schools, nurseries and children's centres delivering a real hands-on educational and recreational experience for children and adults of all ages. Our range of an…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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At-Bristol science centre

At-Bristol, Bristol

Excursion

At-Bristol is an interactive science discovery centre. The two floors of hands-on exhibits and Planetarium are designed to link with curriculum areas, while providing a very different experience to the classroom. At-Bristol…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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SumSort Maths

SumSort Maths, Bishops Stortford

In-school visit

SumSort Maths is a maths resource for all ages and key stages. Start with a day of instruction (including many different strategies to use the resource) or competitions or both and then continue with the program once we have gone.…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Eco-Energy Outreach Programme

Camp Kernow, Truro

In-school visit

The Eco-Energy Outreach Programme offers exciting and original opportunities for young people to gain practical, first-hand experience of renewable energy technologies. Young people work with kits to design, construct and test…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Museum of the History of Science Schools Education Programme

Oxford Museum of the History of Science, Oxford

Excursion

The Museum offers a range of facilitated workshops that support QCA specifications covering KS1-KS5.  Activities range from Tudor ships, Shadows and Sundials for primary schools, to sessions on astronomy, history of medicine,…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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PuzzleFriday

the 7puzzle company, Monmouthshire

In-school visit

The many thousands of students who have participated in our PuzzleFriday scheme over the years have always enjoyed the fun nature of the activities. Our maths workshops utilise an excellent range of board games, card games and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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STEM Science Club support

Techniquest Glyndwr, Wrexham

In-school visit

Techniquest Glyndŵr is able to deliver one-off support or a short series of visits to enhance school based After School Science or STEM Clubs. Drawing upon its extensive range of educational shows, workshops and its extremely …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Primary Mathematics Challenge

The Mathematical Association, Leicester

Project for students

The Primary Mathematics Challenge (PMC) is a national mathematics challenge for upper primary children. Packs of challenge papers are purchased by schools. The aim is to interest and motivate young mathematicians. Certificates are…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Fishers Mobile Farm

Fishers Mobile Farm, Chorley

In-school visit

At Fishers Mobile Farm we provide a service to schools by creating opportunities for the children to meet, handle and learn about farm yard animals within the school environment & support learning linked to the National…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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ZSL London Zoo School Visits

ZSL London Zoo, London

Excursion

ZSL London Zoo's Education Programme brings science to life using animals and the natural world as a hook to engage and inspire. Education officers deliver fun and interactive sessions in the Zoo using images, skins, skulls and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Think Maths

Think Maths, Godalming

In-school visit

Think Maths is run by a group of mathematics speakers who visit schools and run workshops and sessions for all ages and abilities. The team have been working together for several years, and consists of PhD students, former…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Teachers from Industry Science & Technology Workshops for Primary Schools

Teachers from Industry Ltd, Chester

In-school visit

Teachers from Industry provide Science & Technology Workshops for Primary age students. Hands-on science and technology workshops for pupils, themes include electricity, forces and motion, slime science, toys etc. All tuition…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Engineering Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

In-school visit

We offer a range of exciting bespoke STEM enrichment activities for school groups. Activities can be tailored to provide inspiration, aspiration and motivation to students, encourage participation in STEM subjects, raise…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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PLYT Challenge

PLYT, Lymm

In-school visit

The PLYT Challenge provides a great, fun, competition for children of all ages and abilities. The children play to the best of their individual ability, not realising that they are learning and the best won’t always win! The…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Moorbank Botanic Garden

Newcastle University, Newcastle

Excursion

Moorbank Botanic Garden is only 20 minutes walk from Newcastle City Centre and offers a range of activities around plant science. There are indoor glasshouse spaces with tropical rainforest, cactus and succulents, and carnivorous…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Real World Science at Stoke Museums

Stoke museums education service, Hanley, Stoke on Trent

Excursion

Each session: is around 90 minutes duration; includes interactive, hands-on work with museum artefacts and resources; needs open-ended investigative thinking and team work ; is linked to present-day scientific work. Presentation…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Cosmic Chemistry Science Show

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Starchaser's Cosmic Chemistry Show discusses key aspects of the Universe from the Big Bang to the formation of the solar system. Audience participation illustrates the process of nuclear fusion turning hydrogen into helium within…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Sentinus Junior Industry Challenge

Sentinus, LISBURN

In-school visit

A structured programme to encourage the development of links between primary schools and local business and industry. Based on an initial industrial/company visit pupils carry out business focussed, cross-curricular project work…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Starchaser Rocket

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

THE AWSOME SKYBOLT ROCKET, a great centrepiece for a day of enrichment / space education, this nine metre rocketship which will be delivered on its own “missile transporter”, is available for hire to schools and colleges…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Dark Sky Wales – Mobile Planetarium

Special Educational Needs, Girls Only, Gifted & Talented, Boys only

Dark Sky Wales, Ynyshir

In-school visit

Planetarium shows designed to engage students of all ages. Students are encouraged to participate and are given opportunities to ask as many questions as possible during the show. All shows are delivered by astronomers and cover…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Royal Institution Science in schools programme

Royal Institution of Great Britain, London

In-school visit

Bring the Ri into your school with our exciting combination of science shows and CPD sessions for teachers. The shows give students, teachers and families a chance to see our specially trained presenters in action, delivering s…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Sci-High Forensic Science Events

Sci-High Science Events, Rotherham

In-school visit

The scheme provides CSI Whodunit forensic science events for secondary and primary schools and is run by a former professional forensic scientist.  The events are an investigatory mystery in which pupils find out which of the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Architecture Workshops

Special Educational Needs, Gifted & Talented

Architecture Workshops, Cambridge, Cambridge

In-school visit

Architecture Workshops help resource the school curriculum by providing pupils with insight into why and how things are the way they are. In the workshop, the quest for understanding the world around us is a shared experience…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Electricity – Good or Bad…?

Mr G's Science Shows, Cheddar

In-school visit

We investigate how electricity is created, stored and used in a variety of situations. We emphasise the need to be careful around electricity and we take a fun look at voltage, current and resistance. We also take a look at static…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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First Edition – STEM Family Challenge evening

EDT , Welwyn Garden City

In-school visit

EDT's STEM Family Challenge provides a unique opportunity for schools to build and enhance relationships with their students and family members through STEM. For families that like a bit of healthy competition there will be a…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Be Experimental schools programme

Be Experimental, Wishaw

In-school visit

Be Experimental can visit your school and perform 1 hour interactive science shows. We can run up to 4 sessions in a day to allow the whole school to take part. The children will get to be involved in the show and see and do…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Physics Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

In-school visit

We offer a range of exciting bespoke STEM enrichment activities for school groups. Activities can be tailored to provide inspiration, aspiration and motivation to students, encourage participation in STEM subjects, raise…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Pretty epic potions

WATS.ON, Eynsham

In-school visit

All our school activities are designed to add a fascinating and fun dimension to what you have been doing in class and signposts to additional tools that you can access long after we have gone. We want to make your life easy, so…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Bristol ChemLabS Primary Outreach

School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Bristol

In-school visit

Overview Bristol ChemLabS is the Centre of Excellence for Teaching & Learning (CETL) in Chemistry at the University of Bristol. The ChemLabS team visits Primary Schools to deliver hands-on science Workshops and exciting De…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Centre for Life: Lifelab

Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Excursion

Life's schools' programme aims to provide hands-on, minds-on, hearts-on science education that cannot be replicated in the classroom. A key part of the education programme is Lifelab - the largest provider of schools science…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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K’NEXT Generation Primary Outreach

K'NEXT Generation, Aberdeenshire

In-school visit

K'NEXT Generation offers a range of engaging and enriching STEM outreach workshops and challenges for Primary Schools. These workshops are designed to be fun and inspiring whilst contributing to the Purposes and the Experiences…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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STEMFirst – STEM Education Consultancy, Lancashire

science week, stem day, Girls Only, Gifted & Talented, careers, Boys only

STEMFirst, Blackburn

In-school visit

STEMFirst are a vibrant and inspirational STEM Consultancy, that is dedicated to promoting Science Technology Engineering and Maths careers and opportunities. We are proud to have run the STEMNET contract for Lancashire for m…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Bristol ChemLabS CHeMneT: Activities for Secondary Schools

School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Bristol

Excursion

Bristol ChemLabS is the Centre for Excellence for Teaching & Learning (CETL) in practical Chemistry at the University of Bristol. The CHeMneT programme of activities for Schools & Colleges includes lectures, workshop…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Engineering Explained

science made simple, Cardiff

In-school visit

'science made simple' suite of Engineering shows; Engineering Explained brings professional engineering shows to schools around the UK. Topics range from careers, transport and the environment to medical engineering. All the shows…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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BUBBLESTRINGS

Bubblestrings, Inverness

In-school visit

‘Bubblestrings’ provides marvellous opportunities for children to enjoy learning some unusual skills in the form of workshops, presentations and performances which help them to explore mathematical and scientific principles. …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Tannin, tea and vitamin C

Chemistry With Cabbage, Knutsford

In-school visit

A demonstration of chemistry experiments that students can do themselves, which show the fundamental science behind a healthy diet. Suitable for KS3 and 4

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Royal Institution Mathematics Masterclasses

Royal Institution of Great Britain, London

Excursion

Royal Institution Masterclasses aim to engage and enthuse keen young mathematicians. Masterclasses are given by inspiring presenters who help foster enthusiasm for and knowledge of mathematics. Pupils from a number of schools…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Sentinus Special Schools STEM Workshop

Sentinus, Lisburn

In-school visit

Overview Sentinus offers one day and half day practical STEM workshops for young people with special educational needs.  Activities promote the development of practical, problem solving, communication and team working skills …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Techniquest Glyndwr – Mobile Planetarium

Techniquest Glyndwr, Wrexham

In-school visit

Techniquest Glyndwr is able to visit your school with a mobile planetarium, offering a guided exploration of planets, stars and the solar system for KS1,2,3,4 and 5. This facility provides an engaging immersive environment that is…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Education Programme

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

Excursion

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's Education Programme brings science to life using animals and the natural world as a hook to engage and inspire. Education officers deliver fun and interactive sessions using images, skins, skulls and even live…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Mathematics Outreach Activities

Queen Mary, University of London, London

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The School of Mathematical Sciences is committed to increasing the number of students taking mathematics at all levels, from secondary to higher education. We run a variety of different activities to inspire students and to get…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Science Adventure – Workplace Science based residential courses

The Life Science Centre, Cumbria, Grange Over Sands

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Groups of 12 children and 1-2 accompanying staff members will work in 3 teams to complete a workplace-based science project. This will involve hands-on sequential experiments conducted in our industry standard laboratory using…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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SCoRE Programme: Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire County Council, Lincoln

In-school visit

SCoRE is a Lincolnshire County Council programme to help schools become more sustainable. The programme is pupil-led and designed to have minimal impact on staff time. We work in clusters of schools, with a key secondary and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Kablooey Clubs

Fusionstem Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne

In-school visit

Kablooey Clubs are an exciting new range of after school clubs that aim to engage, inspire and encourage young people in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Packed full of exciting and interesting a…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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The Year in Industry

EDT, Southampton

Excursion

The Year in Industry (YINI) YINI helps gap year (and undergraduate) students find paid, challenging, rewarding and fully supported placements. - Placements are predominantly for science, technology, engineering and mathematic…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Further Mathematics Support Programme

Further Mathematics Support Programme, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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The Further Mathematics Support Programme (FMSP) promotes the study of AS and A level Mathematics and Further Mathematics. We ensure that all students in England who would benefit from studying Further Mathematics have the…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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STEM for today’s world

Basingstoke Consortium Ltd, Basingstoke

In-school visit

Basingstoke is an educational charity which provides a range of one day events and challenges within schools/colleges in North Hampshire for students aged 7 - 19 of all abilities. Our activities range from one-day STEM workshop…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Computer Science Taster Days

Oxford University Department of Computer Science, Oxford

Excursion

The Department of Computer Science runs a variety of one day, free, taster events for Year 9 - Year 13 students, throughout the year. These include Open Days (for prospective students and their families) in Years 12 & 13, C…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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IET Faraday Challenge Days

The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Stevenage

In-school visit

The annual IET Faraday Challenge is an engineering-based competition for schools. Six teams of six students, aged 12-13 years, compete against one another to see who can design, create and promote the best solution to a given…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Technocamps

Technocamps, Swansea

In-school visit

About: Technocamps is about getting young people in Wales excited about Computing and challenging them to think about the world around them in a different way. Mission: Technocamps has been designed to nurture and inspire fut…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Cooking on Fire

Outdoor Genius Ltd, Buxton

In-school visit

Our experienced and knowledgeable team of Outdoor Instructors will run this exciting and engaging session for any age group - but is perhaps best suited for KS1 or KS2. Your pupils will have chance to learn how to light fires t…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Dr Ecostein Renewable energy interactive roadshow

Dr Ecostein, Cardiff

In-school visit

Dr Ecostein is an extremely successful interactive story-led roadshow which teaches years five and six about renewable energy. The children all become mad professors with one purpose - to generate clean energy to bring the monster…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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NRICH Hands-On Maths Roadshow

Millennium Mathematics Project, Cambridge

In-school visit

The Hands-On Maths Roadshow aims to develop mathematical thinking and strategic reasoning skills through hands-on mathematical games and activities which we bring to your school for a special maths event. We can tailor the…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Greenpower IET Formula Goblin

Greenpower, Arundel

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The Greenpower Goblins kit car is designed specifically to offer primary school pupils a chance to get involved in a simple, practical engineering project to build a racing car that embraces many relevant aspects of science and…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Exploring Evolution, Inheritance and Adaptation through Fossils

Everything Dinosaur, Middlewich

In-school visit

Outline With a focus on what fossils can tell us about evolution, adaptation and inheritance students are challenged to have a go at solving some of the puzzles palaeontologists face as they attempt to understand more about lif…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Sentinus STEM Masterclasses

Sentinus, LISBURN

In-school visit

Overview Sentinus offers a wide range of one day and half day practical STEM workshops, designed to excite and enthuse young people about science, technology, engineering and maths.  Activities are developed to support teachin…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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General Science – Mystery and Threats!

The Deep, Hull

Excursion

The Deep in Hull is one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world. It tells the amazing story of the world’s oceans through a stunning blend of marine life. Students would explore the Deep and take part in a forty minute…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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LEGO MoreToMaths

G2G Communities CIC / LEGO Education Innovation Studio, Rhyl

In-school visit

LEGO MoreToMaths By using the familiar LEGO® brick coupled with real life understanding, your pupils will feel encouraged and motivated to think, write and speak freely about maths. MoreToMaths includes curriculum activities …

Ages 5-7yrs old

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Wonderstruck Shows & Workshops

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Wonderstruck delivers an excitingly wide range of practical STEM workshops and explosive shows. We focus on physics and D&T with our workshops and, because we're particularly keen on making stuff move around as quickly as…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Centre of the Cell – interactive science centre

Centre of the Cell, London

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Centre of the Cell is the first science education centre in the world to be located within biomedical research laboratories. The 'Pod' is dramatically suspended above the laboratories and contains films, digital interactive games,…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Physics Outreach Group

University of Liverpool, Liverpool

In-school visit

The Physics Outreach Group is a group of undergraduate and postgraduate students from the Department Of Physics supervised by Paul Sapple. We deliver Physics talks and workshops designed for students from primary school age to A2…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Starchaser Rocket Technology Day

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Starchaser's Rocket Technology day is a cutting edge educational experience that contributes to the delivery of the national curriculum. Reinforcing key STEM subject areas this unique full day package will encourage your students…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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National Space Academy – Careers Events

National Space Centre, Leicester

Excursion

The UK Space Industry has an annual turnover of £11bn and employs close to 35,000 people. It is a very healthy sector with projected growth to £14bn by 2020. In order to meet this growth target the industry needs young people to…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Computing Workshops for Primaries – engaging, exciting, accessible to all.

ComputerXplorers Ltd, Coalville

In-school visit

A wide range of computing workshops designed specifically for Primary School Children - exciting and engaging while reinforcing the principles of computational thinking. Workshops include programming and coding with Scratch, Py…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Teeth to Toilet

WATS.ON, Eynsham

In-school visit

Just like you, we at WATS.ON love seeing young people's faces light up when they let their curiosity loose! All our school activities are designed to add a fascinating and fun dimension to what you have been doing in class and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Exploding Custard

Interactive Science Ltd, High Peak

In-school visit

Exploding Custard is a spectacular and lively demonstration of simple science experiments, only using things that are readily available at home. Ian Russell is internationally well-known. He loves sharing his contagious delight…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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The Human Genome and beyond

Wellcome Genome Campus Public Engagement, Cambridge

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The Wellcome Genome Campus was the home of the Human Genome Project in the UK. This epic international project set out to decipher the human genome, the genetic instructions for a human being. The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Living Planet Symposium School Lab

UK Space Agency, Swindon

Excursion

The School Lab is a fun, hands-on workshop demonstrating how we observe Earth from space. Participants will get a chance to use equipment used to analyse the Earth from space, including an infrared camera, thermochromic film a…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Robogals Lego Robotics

Girls Only

Robogals, London

Excursion

Robogals is all about getting school age girls interested in STEM subjects. We can provide some fun workshops using the NXT Lego robots and Mindstorms software which involve many aspects of science and engineering. We have a…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Active learning from Timezones: FUTURE TOWN

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

An interactive assembly-style show for KS2, where children work as a team to design the town of tomorrow. The pupils become pioneering adventurers, training to build a city of the future. They will have to learn surveying skills…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Creature Features

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

By means of specially designed activities using animal specimens from our collections, children are: Encouraged to investigate different animals focusing on observable similarities and differences . Able to group and name …

Ages 5-7yrs old

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BLOODHOUND SSC MODEL ROCKET CAR WORKSHOP

BLOODHOUND SSC, UK wide

In-school visit

• The ultimate Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths INSPIRATION CHALLENGE for schools • Up to 120 students working in teams of 2 to design, build and race 60 MODEL ROCKET CARS • Learning about physics, maths, engine…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Big Bang Wales (Near Me Event) – 28th June 2012

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

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Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Seamor’s Seafari

Anglesey Sea Zoo and Marine Resource Centre, Bynsiencyn

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Fancy a voyage under the legendary bridges and then through the ferocious whirlpools of the famous Menai Strait Swellies? Small groups of up to 10, with your own expert marine biology and local history guides from the largest…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Circuit Building Workshop

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

Circuit Building is a highly practical session that enables young people to improve their knowledge of electrical components and the flow of current through a circuit by using our robust kits. As they build their way through a…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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LONDON Special Leaders Award

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in London – what would you do?” The LONDON  Special Leaders Award is a STEM programme designed to encourage children, from as young as 5 and up to 19, to engage with engineers who will convey the…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Renewable racers

STEMworks limited, Gloucester

In-school visit

Students are stretched to manage an exciting project in this exciting workshop.  Using the materials provided, students must first construct a wind turbine and maximise the voltage it can provide.  Teams must manage their time…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Ben Sparks – @SparksMaths – Maths talks/workshops

Ben Sparks, Bath

In-school visit

Ben Sparks is a freelance mathematics speaker - he works part-time for the Further Maths Support Programme, and part time as a freelance mathematician and speaker. Based at the University of Bath, he delivers enrichment workshops…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Learning with LEGO(r) machines

Awesome Engineers Ltd, Newport

In-school visit

Awesome Engineers Ltd can provide a day of LEGO workshops, each typically lasting for 1 lesson or 1 hour, adjusted to fit your school timetable. These may be all aimed at one age band (KS1, KS2 lower or KS2 higher) or may be a…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Bunkered – A STEM Survival Horror for Strategic Thinkers

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

In-school visit

An asteroid, detected by the NEO programme, is hurtling toward Earth! Pupils work as teams to represent governments around the world in this unique STEM event. They must attempt to manage the disaster in the hopes of saving the…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Sentinus App Development Days

Sentinus, LISBURN

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A series of hands on programming days giving Key Stage 3 & 4 students the opportunity to design and build an app or engage in digital design of graphics and simple on screen games using the Java based programme Processing.…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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Generation Science

Edinburgh International Science Festival, Edinburgh

In-school visit

Generation Science is the touring science education programme from the Edinburgh International Science Festival.  It is a programme of curriculum-based shows running throughout Scotland.  Exciting demonstrations and unusual…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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Directors Cut

South West College, Dungannon

Excursion

Overview For more than 100 years stop-motion animation has fascinated generations of children and adults alike. In the past, stop-motion animation was a long and slow process, until technology came to the rescue with clever thi…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Primary BLOODHOUND SSC

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

Primary BLOODHOUND SSC is a whole-class activity that could be adapted for a club or activity day. The project is to use stored energy to propel a vehicle that the children have designed and made. 120 pages of interactive…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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SUN JESTER SCIENCE IN HISTORY

Sun Jester, Aylesbury

In-school visit

A series of fun and exciting workshops designed to support teachers in the delivery of Science in the classroom. …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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MadLab electronics workshop

MadLab Ltd., Edinburgh

In-school visit

A hands-on practical electronics workshop in which pupils learn about basic electronic components and circuits, then build their own working electronic gadget such as a lie detector or musical bagpipes. At the end of the workshop…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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DCBEAGLE CHALLENGES

DCBEAGLE Challenges, Little Sandhurst

In-school visit

“Puzzling” - mathematics sessions which make up an exciting maths day. 75-minute workshops with mixed – ability year groups of up to 60 giving the pupils the opportunity to be more creative and reflective when working on the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Exscitec Summer Camps and Schools

Exscitec, Petersfield

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Exscitec is a provider of STEM outreach activities/workshops and residential/non-residential Summer Schools for students of all ages. STEM World Summer Camp 2015 Exscitec is pleased to announce our new Summer Camp venue for 2015…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Murderous Maths

Kjartan Poskitt, York

In-school visit

Kjartan Poskitt is the author of the award-winning Murderous Maths series. He starts the day by performing a big maths show in your hall (up to 75 mins), usually to all of KS2 at once. The show brings maths to life, introducing…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Skeleton Secrets and Medieval Medicine: School Workshops

Wakefield Council - Museums Learning, Wakefield

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'Animal Skullduggery' is an exciting and engaging school workshop in which pupils investigate a selection of real animal skulls - including those of a crocodile, a horse and a lion! Pupils will examine the different physical…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old

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MindSET – Providing Outreach STEM Activities

MindSET, London

In-school visit

Whether you're looking to introduce the wonders of STEM to the little ones or motivate those much older to consider a career in STEM, MindSET are here to offer some guidance. …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Mission X: Train Like an Astronaut

UK Space Agency, Swindon

Project for students

Budding young astronauts aged 8 to 13 from across the UK are invited to take part in the international challenge Mission X: Train Like an Astronaut – a programme to encourage school students to focus more on fitness and…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Mathematics in Action 2016

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS5 Maths enrichment days in London, the Midlands or Manchester - with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. We have expanded our Maths in Action KS5  enrichment days this year to include inspiratio…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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StarLincs Mobile Planetarium

StarLincs Mobile Planetarium, Sleaford

In-school visit

A mobile planetarium presentation is a stimulating interactive complement to the requirements of the Science (Astronomy) Curriculum suitable for all Key Stages.  We bring an exciting visual display of the night sky to you!  Most…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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The Big Bang West Midlands (Near Me Event) – 23rd June 2016

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

Excursion

Happening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me Programme consists of live events (fairs) that offer young people the…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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3-2-1-Ignition*

Ignite!, Nottingham

In-school visit

Ignite! promotes creative approaches to the teaching and learning of STEM and the following is part of our programmes available to schools: 3-2-1-Ignition*: We can work with teachers and students to deliver 'science busking' ac…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Projectiles Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Bringing together science, maths and D&T, the workshop makes use of our brand new 75 mm compressed air cannons. It includes a brief introduction to the theory and history of artillery, then students work in small teams to design…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Medical Science Workshops – Bring an A&E Unit Into Your School!

Medical Mavericks, Wolverhampton

In-school visit

Hands on medical workshops that will inspire your students as well as have an impact on society! I know, I know…a workshop that impacts upon society is a big statement to make, but let me explain. We have this awesome mobi…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Engineering Futures

Engineering Futures, Manchester

In-school visit

Engineering Futures is a unique partnership of engineering and manufacturing employers, training providers and local schools. Engineering Futures will drive forward the development of this sector enabling it to realise its…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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RSC ChemNet

Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge

Excursion

ChemNet is the Royal Society of Chemistry network for 14-18 year olds studying chemistry. Why should your students join ChemNet? ChemNet gives students online access to the latest advances in chemistry and the support of the…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Fascinating Fireworks

WATS.ON, Eynsham

In-school visit

Just like you, we at WATS.ON love seeing young people's faces light up when they let their curiosity loose! All our school activities are designed to add a fascinating and fun dimension to what you have been doing in class and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old

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Beach Safari

Anglesey Sea Zoo and Marine Resource Centre, Brynsiencyn

Excursion

Our Beach Safaris replace the stale and out of context touch pool experience, and provide the only fully bilingual out of classroom marine learning experience in North Wales. Teachers and students of all ages are taken to rocky…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs old

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Zebra Science – Bringing REAL Science to Children!

Zebra Science, Bury St Edmunds

In-school visit

If you're planning a Science Week for your school, you'll want an enjoyable and inspiring experience for your pupils; something to reignite their passion for learning Science.  Children want to be real scientists; getting hands…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old

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