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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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‘RHS Campaign for School Gardening’; School visits to RHS Gardens

Royal Horticultural Society, Woking

Excursion

The RHS Campaign for School Gardening aims to encourage and support schools to develop and actively use a school garden. Through the Campaign website, teachers can access a wealth of free resources to complement the curriculum, as…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Steel City investigation days

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust, Sheffield

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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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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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The Crystal Conundrum – an interactive maths puzzle day for primary aged pupils

Liz Bailey Education, Consett

In-school visit

The Crystal Conundrum is an interactive maths puzzle day for primary aged pupils. It covers all areas of maths including number, shape and space, measures, logic, reasoning and particularly problem solving. Children work in pairs…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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Science & Outdoor Education Specialist

Sc.out.ed, Durham

In-school visit

Sc.out.ed can support teachers by delivering hands-on science lessons that engage and inspire pupils' learning and widen knowledge and understanding. All programmes offer first hand experiences that can be used as a stimulus for…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Lego Education WeDo Resource 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. LEGO Education WeDo provides the tools for young pupils to make abstract maths and Engineering and Te…

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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“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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University of Liverpool Maths Outreach

University of Liverpool, Liverpool

In-school visit

We provide a pupil-centred day of activities, tailored to a school’s needs and engaging pupils of any age or ability. …

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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 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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Keele University Exoplanetarium: The “Stardome”

Keele University Recruitment, Outreach & Access Team, Staffordshire

In-school visit

The Keele University Exoplanetarium, or "Stardome", brings the Universe into your classroom! A portable (6m diameter) planetarium allows us to digitally project the night sky, solar system and planets around other stars …

Ages 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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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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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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Medical Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

Excursion

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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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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BLOODHOUND SSC MODEL ROCKET CAR CHALLENGE

BLOODHOUND SSC, United Kingdom

Project for students

The BLOODHOUND Project’s Model Rocket Car Challenge is a global challenge backed by Guinness World Records, inviting teams of school children and youth clubs set their own world records by building and racing model rocket cars…

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

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ZSL London Zoo School Visits

ZSL London Zoo, London

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Northumberland Wildlife Trust: Newcastle

Northumberland Wildlife Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne

In-school visit

Northumberland Wildlife Trust offers a schools programme providing children with unrivalled access to wildlife and wild places. We have a fantastic programme of activities on offer to schools throughout the region, which can be…

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

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Operating Theatre Live!

Operating Theatre Live!, Sutton Coldfield

In-school visit

Turn your school into a fully working operating theatre and take your pupil on a journey through the human body like never before! Real hands on anatomy dissection based workshops for schools across the UK! We offer four bespoke…

Ages 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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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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The Big Bang West Midlands (Near Me Event) – 23rd 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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Puzzle Workshops At Schools

School Workshop Company, Ashbourne

In-school visit

The School Workshop Company provides puzzle workshops and challenge days for both Primary and Secondary schools. By the nature of participating in puzzle challenges the children have fun whilst being exposed to maths related…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Numeracy Trail at Bell Heath Outdoor Learning Centre

Birmingham City Council Outdoor Learning Service, Belbroughton

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Children will be shown how to use maps to locate activities around the grounds. Each group has a rucksack with question sheets and all the equipment needed to solve the problems they find. Examples include estimating then…

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

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

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Ideal for Early Years …

Ages 5-7yrs old

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Coding

STEM Aware, Derry~Londonderry

In-school visit

Our coding and web programming workshops contain a selection of practical activities for each age group. We introduce KS2 and KS3 students to the history of coding and some basic coding techniques, and starting with HTML will h…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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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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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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Outdoor Science- 3 day fieldtrip

Field Studies Council, Shrewsbury

Excursion

This course will cover many sections of the key stage 2 curriculum, including ‘Living Things in their Environment’, enabling students to not just learn about but also see different plants and animals in their habitats. It will…

Ages 7-11yrs 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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Gene Jury

Gene Jury, Edinburgh

In-school visit

The Gene Jury project is a fun way for pupils to explore modern bioscience and the impact that it has on every day life. Scientists from Edinburgh University, trained in science communication, and with enhanced disclosure checks,…

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

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TeenTech

TeenTech, -

Excursion

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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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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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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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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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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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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Eden education and CPD

Eden Project, St Austell

Excursion

Eden Project is a global garden in a disused, and now transformed, quarry in Cornwall. Our Rainforest and Mediterranean Biomes set in our stunning contemporary garden offer the perfect setting to explore science and sustainability…

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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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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A ‘hands-on’ CSI Forensic Science Workshop available to schools nationwide

PULSE Education & Business Services Limited, Sleaford, Lincolnshire

In-school visit

PULSE EDUCATION  | @pulsecsi |  Deliver 'CSI' Forensics Science Workshops nationwide and are about supporting schools and teachers in Raising Aspirations and Attainment in Science + STEM amongst young people. Our workshops are…

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

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Maths Methods KS3 Workshop

W5, Belfast

Excursion

Maths Methods is a hands-on, interactive and fast-paced workshop which is part of W5's overall education programme. Working in small groups pupils must solve a series of practical challenges. The tasks will require problem sol…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Marvellous Magical Maths

Marvelous Magical Maths, Westbury

In-school visit

Marvellous Magical Maths (M³) is a fun, interactive and educational show or workshops for preschool and primary, with flexibility on running times. Giving children confidence to ask and answer questions alowing them to make th…

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

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

By means of specially designed activities using animal and plant specimens from our collections, children are encouraged to investigate the biodiversity of habitats in Hampshire.   Session Outline Plan   Introd…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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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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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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Exscitec Summer Camps and Schools

Exscitec, Petersfield

Excursion

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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Science Dome

Science Dome, Bournemouth

In-school visit

Science Dome runs 12 mobile domes for schools and other organisations nationally. We offer shows for all age groups, e.g. the Moon landings, a trip through the Solar System, Fractals, Pirates & Under the Sea, Geology and…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 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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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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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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The Bionic Ear Show

Deafness Research UK, London

In-school visit

The Bionic Ear Show is a fun and interactive educational show which raises awareness of the value of hearing; suitable for Key Stage 1 upwards. It helps pupils understand how individuals can lose their hearing and delivers…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 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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Numeracy and Economic Awareness on the Farm

Birmingham City Council Outdoor Learning Service, Birmingham

Excursion

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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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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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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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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Animation16

School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester

Project for students

Animation16 -- the 9th Annual UK Schools Computer Animation Competition -- is a free-to-enter, not-for-profit competition run by The …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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‘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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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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Murderous Maths (Maths Performance and Workshops), UK Wide

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

as creatives, Liverpool

In-school visit

Interactive problem solving for up to 180 KS2 - KS3 pupils (with follow-up workshops for up to 90). Available to schools across the UK. …

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

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Healthy People, Healthy Planet

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen

In-school visit

How can we eat a diet that’s healthy for us, but good for the environment as well? This 45 minute engaging, interactive and cross-curricular workshop allows P4-7 pupils to learn about what makes a sustainable diet. Pupils …

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Science Alive Education programmes

Science Alive, Harlow

Excursion

Science Alive offers a wide range of interactive on site STEM activities for schools, for age groups from KS1 to KS4 - aiming both to encourage general interest and provide opportunities to explore career interests. …

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

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, 14-16yrs old

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United Kingdom Mathematics Trust

United Kingdom Mathematics Trust, Leeds

Excursion

The UKMT organises national mathematics competitions and other mathematical enrichment activities for 11-18 year old UK school pupils, including multiple choice Maths Challenges for all secondary school pupils which take place…

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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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Future Engineers

etc1, Freshwster

Excursion

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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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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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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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 STEM Fair West Midlands – 23 June 2016

Learn by Design, TAMWORTH

In-school visit

The Big Bang Fair West Midlands is back for 2016. After 2015’s successful event, we are returning to the larger Jaguar Hall 2 at the RICOH Arena, so expect the show to be bigger and better than ever! Thursday 23 Jun, 2016 09…

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

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The Great British Viking Quest: Sunstones, Swords and Science

Oceans Project, Wakefield

In-school visit

In Summer 2016, Sarah will row the length of the River Thames, before heading out to sea, in a bid to become the first person in the world to row solo around Great Britain. Sarah's 3000 mile, 14 week row, will take her along the…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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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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STEM activities at the Dove

Dove Marine Laboratory Newcastle University, North Shields

Excursion

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Great Scott!

Great Scott!, London

In-school visit

Are you looking for an action-packed high-octane science show for your school? Perhaps you want something to celebrate National Science and Engineering Week, or maybe you just want something to treat your pupils? Well, Great Sc…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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Inspire Engineering Days

London Transport Museum, London

Excursion

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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The Big Bang Eastern (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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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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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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geodesic dome building workshops ( newspaper) – full day

Infinite Arts, Sunderland

In-school visit

Infinite Arts is offering a practical workshop in Geodesic Dome building using newspaper. This full day session can be designed for a Y5, Y6, Y7 or Y8 class (up to 30 pupils at a time). Learning objectives include: maths, prob…

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

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Space Adventures

Space connections, Bradford

In-school visit

Space Adventures offers you the chance to excite and enage your children about all the wonders of the universe! …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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Greenpower IET Formula 24+

Greenpower, Arundel

Excursion

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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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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Physics Outreach Activities

Queen Mary, University of London, London

Excursion

The School of Physics and Astronomy offers a range of activities. Including masterclasses, taster courses and summer schools. We regularly visit schools to give talks. Our activities are on offer for KS4, KS5 and teachers. If you…

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

Gribblybugs, Coventry

In-school visit

All Gribblybugs school visits involve an exciting and educational handling session with live tropical invertebrates. A standard session lasts from 45 minutes to an hour depending on your requirements of time and numbers of…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 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

Excursion

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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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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Mathematics talks in schools

Open University, Leeds

In-school visit

I have given talks for the Royal Institution, Maths Inspiration, Maths in Action and in many individual schools. If you would like me to give a talk for your organisation then please e-mail me at k.m.chicot at open.ac.uk. Title…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 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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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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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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Sci Babies – science workshops for Reception classes and EYFS

Dr Research, Durham

In-school visit

Overview Hands on workshops for 3-5 year olds (or thereabouts) linked to the EYFS framework. The workshops include activities that every child can get involved in and encourage pupils to think about the world around them and in…

Ages 5-7yrs 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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Light Lab

Light Lab, Edinburgh

In-school visit

Light Lab is a workshop introducing the science of light to 7-11 years olds.  The workshop runs through a series of highly engaging, hands-on light experiments including splitting white light in dark boxes, making white light…

Ages 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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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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Crunching Codes and Raising Roads

Tower Bridge Exhibition, London

Excursion

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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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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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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The Big Bang Scotland (Near Me Event) – 2nd 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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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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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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Chemical analysis service

RLC-lab, Loughborough

Project for students

A-level Chemistry & BTEC science students: Most students will perform an organic synthesis practical as part of their course Aspirin synthesis / Paracetamol synthesis / Nitration of methyl benzoate / Hydrolysis of ethyl benz…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Event: ICT – The Big Hitters – KS5 (Nov/Dec 16)

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS5 ICT enrichment day in London  with inspirational speakers from universities, business or the media. …

Ages 16-19yrs 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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Natural History School Visits

National Museum Cardiff, Cardiff

Excursion

A school visit to the National Museum Cardiff is appropriate for Foundation Phase, KS2, KS3, KS4 and AS/A2. …

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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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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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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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Key Stage 4 Science Fieldwork

Field Studies Council, Shrewsbury

Excursion

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The Big Bang South East (Near Me Event) – 26th 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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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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Inside Science

Norwich Biosciences Institutes, Norwich

Excursion

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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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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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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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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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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The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair

The Big Bang Education Limited, London

Excursion

The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair features the National Science & Engineering Competition and is designed to inspire and enthuse young people to follow careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and…

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

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Robots & Maths

Makingpi, Stroud

In-school visit

This is a set of small workshops which allow students investigate Maths through the use of robotics. It is focused on developing Maths skills in shape and algebra to level 5/6. The students will program floor robots to overcome…

Ages 7-11yrs 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: ROBOKIDS

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

KS2 pupils must work together, as the top secret RoboKid Development Team, to design a futuristic Cyborg capable of surviving the journey through space to explore the newly discovered planet. Using their knowledge of the entire…

Ages 7-11yrs 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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Enigma Outreach from Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park Trust, Milton Keynes

In-school visit

Enigma Outreach from Bletchley Park centres around the demonstration of a real, working, World War II Enigma machine, used by Nazi Germany (and other forces) to send messages in secret. A visit can also include talks or workshops…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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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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Barney’s House of Maths

House of Maths, Bournemouth

In-school visit

OVERVIEW: a House Of Maths full-day visit caters for up to approx 700 students (shows) or 180 students (hands-on workshops) - or choose a combination of the two, from Reception to Year 7. A former Champion of Countdown, Barney…

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

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Futures

The STEM Centre North-West, Salford

In-school visit

A whole-day event that can engages a whole year group. The day is prepared around a standard format but modified for each school. It involves lead presentations, workshops and demonstrations. Except for lead presentations,…

Ages 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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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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3D Futures

3D Futures, South Shields

In-school visit

"3D Futures" introduces 3D modelling and 3D printing to KS2 and up. In a typical beginner’s class, we can download and adjust 3D objects in software modelling tools, then recreate the objects on a 3D printer. Eventually we c…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

Royal Institution of Great Britain, London

Excursion

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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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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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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The Science of Fireworks

Matthew Tosh, Bristol

In-school visit

Matthew Tosh is, without doubt, the UK's most popular firework science presenter and first choice for many schools, colleges and festivals across the country. He uses a combination of gunpowder, fuses, bench demos, flames and s…

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

Royal Aeronautical Society, London

Excursion

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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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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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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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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Chemical Reactions

Mr G's Science Shows, Cheddar

In-school visit

We explore a selection of everyday chemical reactions and discuss the terms reversible and non-reversible. We investigate how chemical reactions are used to provide energy and warmth and some of the dangers involved in carrying…

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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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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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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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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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Nuffield Research Placements

Nuffield Foundation, London

Excursion

Nuffield Research Placements (formerly Nuffield Science Bursaries) offer Key Stage 5 students the opportunity to participate in a STEM placement during their summer vacation.  The overall aim of the scheme is to help young people…

Ages 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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Iron Age Chariot: School Workshop

Wakefield Council - Museums Learning, Wakefield

Excursion

Using artefacts discovered in a real Iron Age chariot burial - and now on display at Castleford Forum Museum - as inspiration, pupils will work in small teams to design, build, test and refine their own magnificent mini-model…

Ages 7-11yrs 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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The Big Bang Northern Ireland (Near Me Event) – 13th 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Maths workshops

The Problem Solving Company, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

In-school visit

The Problem Solving Company offers maths workshops based around hands on, large problem solving activities. Ranging from large sequencing challenges, giant puzzles to an electronic coordinates maze. Maths workshops have never been…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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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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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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VEX Robotics IQ Challenge

VEX Robotics, Warrington

Project for students

The VEX Robotics IQ Challenge allows students to design and build a robot from scratch to compete in regional, national and international events using the VEX IQ tool-less design system. The actual challenge changes every year,…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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XLWales Invention & Discovery Roadshow

XLWales, Swansea

In-school visit

XLWales delivers STEM activities to primary schools across South Wales. Our Roadshows have been delivering exciting, inspiring, hands on challenges since 1996. The aim of the Invention & Discovery Roadshow is to help children…

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

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen

In-school visit

This suite of fun, hands-on experiments using food helps students to learn more about what they eat and drink and also introduces them to fundamental scientific concepts (i.e. carrying out a fair test, using a control to validate…

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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Murderous Maths

Kjartan Poskitt, London

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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The Manchester Museum Learning Programme

The Manchester Museum, Manchester

Excursion

The Manchester Museum provides a unique opportunity for pupils to engage with collections and experts across a variety of subjects from Early Years to Post16. Museum staff, in partnership with University academics lead a range of…

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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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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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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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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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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A Level Biology Fieldwork

Field Studies Council, Shrewsbury

Excursion

FSC AS  and A level biology fieldwork courses have been developed by our educational advisory team to provide clearly stated outcomes and links to specification requirements (AQA, Edexcel, Eduqas, OCR and WJEC). The content…

Ages 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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An Adventure in Genetic Engineering

The Life Science Centre, Cumbria, Grange Over Sands

Excursion

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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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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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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STEM Days and Residential Courses

The Smallpeice Trust, Leamington Spa

In-school visit

For almost 50 years, we’ve been giving young people everything they need to fuel their passion for engineering, helping to make their big ideas a reality with the help of parents, teachers, universities and corporate partners. …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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Hams Hall Environmental Education Centre

Birmingham City Council Outdoor Learning Service, Coleshill

Excursion

Discover the varied habitats of Hams Hall ESC. Explore the deciduous woodland, collect and identify invertebrate species. Enjoy pond dipping in the walled garden; investigate the food webs that thrive there. All equipment is …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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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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Bolton Science and Technology Centre

Bolton Science and Technology Centre, Bolton

Excursion

Bolton Science and Technology Centre (BSTC), part of the Bolton science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) service, offers schools access to advanced design, manufacturing and science equipment, not usually found in…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 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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Sentinus Young Innovators/Big Bang Northern Ireland

Sentinus, Liburn

Excursion

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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Skeleton Secrets and Medieval Medicine: School Workshops

Wakefield Council - Museums Learning, Wakefield

Excursion

'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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FIRST LEGO League

The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Stevenage

Project for students

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is the UK and Ireland partner for FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL). FLL is a global science and technology competition for teams of students, to encourage an interest in real world…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs 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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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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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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Immersive Theatres: Mobile Digital Dome Experiences

Immersive Theatres, Bristol

In-school visit

Using state-of-the-art projection technology, Immersive Theatres will fly your students to the edge of the Universe, plunge them into the deepest ocean or immerse them inside a living cell - all from the comfort of your school…

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

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Engineers Without Borders UK Youth Outreach

EWB Outreach, London

In-school visit

Through the Engineers Without Borders UK Youth Outreach Initiative, we inspire the next generation of globally responsible engineers, engineers that know they can have a huge impact on the sustainability of our future and the…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs 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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Primary Schools Education Programme

University of Oxford Botanic Garden, Oxford

Excursion

Our plant collection comprises approximately 5,000 different species growing in a range of environments, from our tropical Palm House to our Carnivorous House, and our Herbaceous Border to our sustainable grassland Merton Borders.…

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

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Sentinus Primary Robotics Roadshows

Sentinus, LISBURN

In-school visit

A one day robotics programme which gives pupils the opportunity to engage in programming and control of autonomous vehicles within the context of space exploration.  Pupils learn to write their own programmes and download these…

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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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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Inspector Science – Experts in Science and Technology

Teachers from Industry Ltd, Chester

In-school visit

Hands-on Science and Technology Workshops. Topics include Electrical Circuits, Forces and Motion, Slime Science, Toys and Technology, Investigating Gears, Controllable Vehicles, Investigating Wheels, Motorised Fairground Rides,…

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

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Coding with Scratch and LEGO Robotics

G2G Communities CIC / LEGO Education Innovation Studio, Rhyl

In-school visit

Use Scratch to create interactive stories, games, art, simulations and animations. Share with others around the world. …

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

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School Seismology Project

British Geological Survey, Keyworth

In-school visit

Schools use a specially designed seismometer to detect earthquakes on the other side of the world. Roughly three to four earthquakes will be detected each month. Students will be able to compare their data with data from other…

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

WildWorkshops, Glazebury

In-school visit

WildWorkshops introduces animal behaviour work to Primary Schools. Bringing creatures relevant to the children, British garden animals, into their classrooms for them to investigate. Sessions enhance class topics such as Animals…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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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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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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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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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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Forensic Science Workshops for Primary Schools

Education Group, Kettering

In-school visit

Education Group’s Forensic Science Workshop engages primary school children with scientific techniques that demonstrate how science works in the real world. The context of a scientific investigation brings science to life and…

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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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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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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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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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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Mystery at the Museum: Conservation in Action

Museum of the Order of St. John, London

Excursion

Discover the science that is used by curators and conservators behind the scenes in museums. The format of the activity is intended to mirror the process of the scientific method, as students are asked to make observations, for…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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CSI Education: Science with a Twist!

CSI Training and Events Ltd, Middlesbrough

In-school visit

CSI Training and Events Ltd has been established by experienced Crime Scene Investigators, Angela Davies and Dionne Wightman. Our aim is to work with children of all ages and abilities. We want to bring an innovative fun way of…

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

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Biology in Action

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

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

Ages 16-19yrs 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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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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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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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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Science Shows from Show Me Learning

Show Me Learning, Bury St Edmunds

In-school visit

Inspire, educate and entertain your students with one of our amazing Science Shows, full of jaw dropping experiments, audience participation, humour and real science. Our Science Shows are perfect for starting or reinforcing cl…

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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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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Fun Science Primary School Workshops

Fun Science, Bath

In-school visit

Fun Science offers hands on workshops for schools located up to 35 miles from Bath. We are able to offer workshops on a range of topics including: Alternative energy, Rockets, Explosions, Polymers and materials, Electricity,…

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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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MMP Public and Schools Lectures

Millennium Mathematics Project, Cambridge

Excursion

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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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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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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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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Throwing Your Weight Around – The Science of Chucking Stuff About

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

This dynamic show is Mr Wright's personal hour long exploration of human efforts to throw stuff around. We start off with simple human-powered devices such as bows, atlatls and onagers and end with space exploration. Along the way…

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

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Hands on Science

Hands on Science Ltd, Birmingham

In-school visit

We deliver Hands on Science Enrichment and New Science Curriculum in-school workshops across the UK. Our 90 hands on science workshops deliver fun and educational activities, specialist equipment and knowledge to your children. As…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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geodesic dome building – bamboo

Infinite Arts, Sunderland

In-school visit

Infinite Arts offers a practical workshop in Geodesic Dome building using bamboo. This half day session can be designed for a Y5, Y6, Y7 or Y8 class (up to 30 pupils at a time). Learning objectives include: maths, problem solvi…

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

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Bridge Building – construction – structures

Infinite Arts, Sunderland

In-school visit

Infinite Arts is based in Sunderland and successfully leads workshops in schools locally and regionally making kites, banners, sand sculpture, carnival structures, BRIDGES and Domes. Pauline Taylor is an artist and Ged McCormack…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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STEM – Subjects, Careers and a Practical Design and Build Project

eye4education, Donaghadee

In-school visit

eye4education is an established educational consultancy based in Northern Ireland that focuses on providing inspirational educational programmes for KS2, KS3, KS4 and 16+ pupils around the areas of subject choices, careers, the…

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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Huw James

To the Blue, Cardiff

In-school visit

Huw has presented to over 85,000 people on three continents throughout the world. He graduated with a degree in Astronomy and Space Science (and is now a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society) but his love for science and…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Animal Handling Workshops For Schools

Wild Science, Kent

In-school visit

Animals from across the world in your classroom.  Animals are so prominent in the school curriculum for all ages and schools tend not to keep a large range of pets, let alone exotic ones.  We have a large range of mammals,…

Ages Early years old, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Oxford International Biomedical Centre; Symposia and Cafe des Sciences

Oxford International Biomedical Centre, ABINGDON

In-school visit

OIBC, a high level humanitarian charity offers1 day or half day in-school science symposia for senior school children. In many cases adults of the third age also attend in order to enrich the intergenerational debate. The speakers…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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Dinosaurs and Fossils

Everything Dinosaur, Middlewich

In-school visit

Outline Children are fascinated with dinosaurs and prehistoric animals.  Enjoy exploring dinosaurs and learning all about fossils in this fun and interactive workshop that aims to support numeracy, literacy and science element…

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

Science Theatre, Cardiff

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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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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National Space Academy – Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

National Space Centre, Leicester

Project for students

The National Space Academy's intensive CPD events are delivered at the National Space Centre in Leicester, the Harwell Campus in Oxfordshire, and schools across the country by a network of outstanding Lead Educators, sharing a…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 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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Mission Discovery Summer School

ISSET, Penarth

Excursion

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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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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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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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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First Edition – Hands-on STEM Day

EDT , Welwyn Garden City

In-school visit

EDT’s First Edition programme provides STEM curriculum enrichment for young people age 11 to 16, offering hands-on activities. First Edition days are designed to excite and enlighten your students on how STEM is fun, interesting…

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

The Oxford Trust, Oxford

In-school visit

Science Oxford delivers outreach shows and workshops designed to support science and design & technology to schools in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and West Berkshire. They involve practical challenges and investigations and can…

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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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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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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The Dancing Flames

Copernican Revolutions, Southampton

In-school visit

Lecture demonstration. …

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

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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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Geodesic Dome Building ( newspaper) half day

Infinite Arts, Sunderland

In-school visit

Infinite Arts is offering a practical workshop in Geodesic Dome building. This half day session can be designed for a Y5, Y6, Y7 or Y8 class (up to 30 pupils at a time). …

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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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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Benjamin Franklin House Education Service

Benjamin Franklin House, London

Excursion

This service offers students the possibility of reproducing one of Franklin's scientific enquiries to see how this led to great invention. This is conducted in a demonstration room, through three options: (1) investigating canals,…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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The Biggest Rocket Ever Built!

Spacefund, Canterbury

In-school visit

The Biggest Rocket Ever Built is an exciting science and engineering show for Primary Schools. The show celebrates the engineering achievement behind the building of the mighty Saturn V space rocket - the rocket which launched…

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

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Techniquest Glyndwr Science Discovery Centre

Techniquest Glyndwr, Wrexham

Excursion

Techniquest Glyndwr is a hands-on science discovery centre based in Wrexham with more than 75 interactive science exhibits distributed over 5 Zones. We are open year round but catering for school visitors during term time. As a…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Chemistry in Action 2016

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

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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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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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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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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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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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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The Big Bang STEM Fair East Midlands – 30 June 2016

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

The Big Bang Fair East Midlands is back for 2016 and returning to the wonderful Roundhouse in Derby for the 4th Year. Thursday 30 Jun, 2016 The Roundhouse, Roundhouse Road, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8JE Pride Park, Derby DE24 8J…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 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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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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Robot Olympics

Gifted & Talented

Makingpi, Stroud

In-school visit

This is a highly engaging introduction to the world of robotics. It provides the students with an opportunity to program three very different types of robot. The students will be faced with Robot Olympic challenges such as robot…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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The Human Genome and beyond

Wellcome Genome Campus Public Engagement, Cambridge

Excursion

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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