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Wild Planet Explorers – Animal Biology & Conservation

Wild Planet Explorers, Kinghorn

In-school visit

Wild Planet Explorers indoor 40 minute classes are designed for 3-8 year olds. In each class, children learn amazing animal biology facts & conservation messages through a lot of fun, imaginative play, interactive &…

Ages Early years old, 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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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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Crocodiles of the World Zoo Education Program

Crocodiles of the World, Brize Norton

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The Crocodiles of the World Education Programme brings learning to life using the UKs largest collection of crocodiles and alligators as our classroom. Our Education sessions are aimed at delivering curriculum-based information…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 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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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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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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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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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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Spectroscopy in a Suitcase

Royal Society of Chemistry, London

In-school visit

Spectroscopy in a Suitcase gives school students the chance to learn about spectroscopy through hands-on experience. Universities deliver free practical workshops which challenge school students to run chemical samples and…

Ages 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Maths Magic and Magical Science Days by Tony Charles

Tony Charles Maths and Science Magician, Hove

In-school visit

Maths or science shows and workshops for Foundation, KS1, KS2, KS3 and KS4 presented with a magical twist and relevant to the pupils learning, with a focus on keeping them educational, entertaining and fun. Conjuring and…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 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 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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Animal Antics

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

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Ages 5-7yrs 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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Young Engineers STEM Challenge Days

Young Engineers, Hampshire

In-school visit

STEM Challenge Events Our collection of exciting new STEM Challenge Events for primary and secondary schools is available to all UK schools. These popular challenge events are a great addition to school life. STEM Challenge …

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

SDC Colour Experience, Bradford

Excursion

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

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Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC)

Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC), York

In-school visit

The Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (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. Chil…

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

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Hands-On Science Careers Workshops

Aspire Science, Windsor

In-school visit

At Aspire Science we’ve specially devised each of our hands-on workshops to engage students from years 4-13 in science. Each workshop relates to a scientific profession and introduces students to a possible career path. We can…

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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ZSL London Zoo School Visits

ZSL London Zoo, London

Excursion

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

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

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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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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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LEGO WeDo Robotics

G2G Communities CIC / LEGO Education Innovation Studio, Rhyl

In-school visit

Through the use of Lego Education WeDo software and construction materials pupils will be guided through the process of building a robot which they can then program to behave in specific ways. They will control the motor, tilt and…

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

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Andrew’s Maths Magic

Magic Andrew, Seaton Delaval

In-school visit

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

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

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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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“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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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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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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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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I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here!

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

Project for students

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

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

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Hands-on Natural Science Workshops and Resources

Natural Selection Learning , Southampton

In-school visit

  We provide unique educational experiences by bringing real natural history specimens to your classroom. KS1 Marvellous Minibeasts and Where to Find Them  Discover more about habitats and the ins…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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STEM skills in a Disaster Zone

Discovery Project, Dronfield

In-school visit

Britain is a world leader in engineering, yet many young people are not aware of the hundreds of opportunities it has to offer their future.  Using STEM skills in a Disaster Zone has been specifically designed to introduce young…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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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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ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Education Programme

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

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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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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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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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Real World Science at Stoke Museums

Stoke museums education service, Hanley, Stoke on Trent

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

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

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

Gifted & Talented, Special Educational Needs

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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Haslemere Educational Museum workshops

Haslemere Educational Museum, Haslemere

Excursion

Haslemere Educational Museum offers a number of workshops that take place at the museum in Surrey and take advantage of the galleries, collections and grounds.  The workshops include: Fossils, Creepy Crawlies, Skeletons and…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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Spaghetti Maths: After-School Maths Clubs and Workshops

Spaghetti Maths, Nottingham

In-school visit

Spaghetti Maths delivers exciting, creative and engaging maths enrichment activities. We stem from an idea to promote a love of maths. We run after-school maths clubs or whole-school maths workshops. For the after-school club…

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

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Flux Moving Science Workshops

Flux, Solihull

In-school visit

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

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

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Surgical Skills Day

Discovery STEM Education, Sheffield

In-school visit

Discovery STEM Education is a not for profit organisation with a mission to inspire and support the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. This is achieved through a variety of projects…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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UK Chemistry Olympiad

Gifted & Talented

Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge

Project for students

This UK Chemistry Olympiad is an opportunity to stretch and challenge post-16 Chemistry students. Round one consists of a challenging two hour written test of chemical knowledge. Tests are completed at the participating school…

Ages 16-19yrs 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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Skype an astronomer

Colin Stuart, London

In-school visit

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

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

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Director’s Cut – stop motion animation workshop

STEM Centre at City College Plymouth, Plymouth

Excursion

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

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

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School Escape Rooms

Workshops at Schools ltd, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

In-school visit

School Escape Rooms has taken the immersive Escape Room concept and adapted it for schools. For those who have yet to come across Escape Rooms, they are live action rooms in which a team are locked into a room and have to solve a…

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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Cosmic Chemistry Science Show

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

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

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

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STEM Curriculum Enrichment Activities

Dr. Martin, Chorley

In-school visit

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

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

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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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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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Minibeasts Bugs Reptiles: live animal workshops for London

Gifted & Talented, Special Educational Needs

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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Noisy Toys ‘Circuit Boxes’

Noisy Toys, Hebden Bridge

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

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

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Sentinus Primary Robotics Roadshows

Sentinus, LISBURN

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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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Cool Aeronautics

Royal Aeronautical Society, London

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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School visits to RHS Gardens

Royal Horticultural Society, Woking

Excursion

All four RHS Gardens offer free school visits led by a dedicated Education Officer that can bring any curricular subject to life. Schools can also carry out self-guided tours of the sites. School visits place children in direct…

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

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

as creatives, Liverpool

In-school visit

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

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

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i2E (Introduction to Engineering)

Gifted & Talented

EESW / STEMCymru, Bridgend

In-school visit

i2E - Introduction to Engineering is a collection of workshops designed to stimulate the interest of young people in STEM subjects by delivering an activity set in an enjoyable and real context. Workshops are delivered as class…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs 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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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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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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Greenpower IET Formula Goblin

Greenpower, Arundel

Excursion

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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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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Primary Engineer

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

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

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

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Amazing Bodies Day

Discovery STEM Education, Sheffield

In-school visit

Discovery STEM Education is a not for profit organisation with a mission to inspire and support the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. This is achieved through a variety of projects…

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

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Big Animal Research Debate 2017: 6-12 March

Understanding Animal Research, London

Project for students

Schools and Universities are invited to join the Big Animal Research Debate. From the 6-12 March students across the UK will debate the motion: ‘This House Would Ban All Forms of Animal Research’. It’s a great opportunity…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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JuniorSTEM – Primary Lego Robotics workshops

Juniorstem, Bolton

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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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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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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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Science 4 Schools – Primary School Science Clubs

Science 4 Schools, Durham

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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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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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Animals and Classification

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

In SEARCH for Science children have the chance to investigate and learn about natural history, geology and biology through studying and handling real museum specimens. A trained facilitator leads each session and encourages…

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The Rocket Car Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

In-school visit

Pupils work in small teams to design and build a water rocket powered car. Each team builds a prototype car and carries out a series of test to identify the major factors affecting its performance. They are then given a budget…

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

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Leaders Award for STEM

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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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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Impact Gamers – App making

Impact Gamers C.I.C, Bradford

In-school visit

We love sharing our passion for ICT, coding and gaming with schools. In these sessions we build an App with the class and look at programming principles.  The session can be cross curricula or the App can be made based on a…

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

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Maths Magic

Gifted & Talented

Martin Duffy, Seaton Delaval

In-school visit

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

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

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Circuit Building Workshop

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

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

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

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Space Day

Discovery STEM Education, Sheffield

In-school visit

Discovery STEM Education is a not for profit organisation with a mission to inspire and support the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. This is achieved through a variety of projects…

Ages 7-11yrs 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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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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The L’Oréal Young Scientist Centre at the Ri

Royal Institution of Great Britain, London

Excursion

Come to the L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre (LYSC) at the Royal Institution and explore science in our state-of-the-art laboratory. The LYSC offers students and teachers the exciting chance to get hands-on in a real lab, asking…

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

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Physics in Action March, November and December 2017

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

A limitless world awaits… Five sessions of phenomenal physics will be brought to you by the brightest lights in the field. From the Big Bang to superconductors, rock guitar to cosmology, meet the physicists who go above and …

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Great North Museum: Hancock, Learning Programme

Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle upon Tyne

Excursion

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

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

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Headstart Cymru

EESW / STEMCymru, Bridgend

Excursion

Headstart Cymru is a three-day residential course giving Year 12 students the opportunity to spend time at a University Engineering, Product Design or Electronics Department prior to making their UCAS application. Students will…

Ages 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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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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Magical Maths

Magical Maths, LEICESTERSHIRE

In-school visit

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

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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National Museum Cardiff

National Museum Cardiff, Cardiff

Excursion

National Museum Cardiff exhibits Wales’ national art, geology and natural history collections as well as major touring and temporary exhibitions. Take an amazing journey from the beginning of time to present day, come face to…

Ages Early years old, 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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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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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 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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STEM Science Club support

Techniquest Glyndwr, Wrexham

In-school visit

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

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

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Seconds From Catastrophe? Living with an Active Volcano

British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham

In-school visit

This exercise is based on real events that took place in Montserrat and is led by science researchers who were actually onsite during the eruption. Each student is asked to role-play one person in the crisis and is provided with…

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

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Young Engineers Membership Network

Young Engineers, Liphook

In-school visit

Young Engineers is the premier Membership Network for UK school students and teachers interested in Engineering and Science. We are a UK Educational charity. We believe that participation in practical engineering activities pro…

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

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The Big Bang STEM Fair West Midlands – 22 June 2017

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 22 Jun, 2017 09…

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

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Practical Science for Primary Kids

LoveScience, Bedale

In-school visit

Make your children fall in love with the amazing world of science with our fully hands on, practical science workshops. Written and delivered by Abbie, a teacher with over 13 years classroom experience, you know your children are…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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Decipher my data – Flu!

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

Project for students

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

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

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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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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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British Biology Olympiad

UK Biology Competitions, London

In-school visit

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

Ages 16-19yrs old

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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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The Big Bang South West (Near Me Event) – 29th 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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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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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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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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Go4SET

EDT, Welwyn Garden City

Excursion

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

Ages 11-14yrs 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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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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Maths Blast! Afterschool Clubs

Maths Blast Ltd., Nottingham

In-school visit

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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4×4 in Schools Technology Challenge

4x4 In Schools, London

In-school visit

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

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

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SCoRE Programme: Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire County Council, Lincoln

In-school visit

SCoRE looks at energy use in school and the environmental context that surrounds it.  We teach students about the greenhouse effect and explore some of the impacts of carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere. By the end of t…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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STEMFirst – STEM Education Consultancy, Lancashire

Gifted & Talented

STEMFirst, Blackburn

In-school visit

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

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

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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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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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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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Exoitc animal experiences

From the wild , Manchester

In-school visit

From The Wild is a private traveling mini-zoo in the Manchester area, we bring our weird and wild creatures to you, our aim is to inspire people young and old about our natural world by giving them the chance to get up close and…

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

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Young Engineers – LEGO for STEM Education

Young Engineers Edinburgh & West Lothian, Edinburgh & West Lothian

In-school visit

Young Engineers offers educational LEGO® based workshops and school clubs to support nursery and primary school aged children to develop their STEM understanding and awareness. Our events can range from 90 minutes to a full da…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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IET Faraday Challenge Days

The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Stevenage

In-school visit

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

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Subject Revolution: maths adventure days in schools

Subject Revolution, Oakham

In-school visit

Subject Revolution bring you 'The Dark Codes' - a maths adventure day in schools for KS1 and KS2. See your children work in teams and journey through a whole new world created in their hall. Interactive videos and live theatre …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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Gastronaut: Supertasters

Gastronaut, London

In-school visit

An unforgettable, cheeky, curriculum-driven, trouser-rattling journey through the biology, chemistry and physics of sensory perception. The BBC's Stefan Gates stages spectacular edible science shows and workshops full of robots,…

Ages 11-14yrs old

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Sentinus App Development Days

Sentinus, LISBURN

Excursion

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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Inspirational Science Theatre Company

Inspirational Science Theatre Company, Norwich

In-school visit

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

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

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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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UK Schools Computer Animation Competition

School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester

Project for students

The UK Schools Computer Animation Competition is a free-to-enter, not-for-profit competition run annually since 2008 by the School of Computer Science at The …

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

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NRICH

Millennium Mathematics Project, Cambridge

In-school visit

NRICH is a team of qualified teachers who are also practitioners in RICH mathematical thinking. This unique blend means that NRICH is ideally placed to offer advice and support to both learners and teachers of mathematics. …

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

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Primary Engineer Leaders Award-Burnley – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in Burnley – what would you do?” …

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

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Secondary Engineer Leaders Award-London – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in London – what would you do?” …

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

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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Engineering Activities

Exscitec, Petersfield

In-school visit

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

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

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RAP SCIENCE

Student of Life Ltd, London

In-school visit

Rap Science is aimed at key stages 1, 2 and 3. It is a fun and engaging learning aid that encourages young people to take an interest in Science. Rap Science involves the various topics in science being converted into rap verses…

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

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Exscitec Easter and Summer 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 2017 Dates:  17th - 28th July 2017 We are pleased to announce o…

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

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GCSE Science in Action – Enrichment days March, November and December 2017

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS4 Science enrichment days in London this Spring! …

Ages 14-16yrs old

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Robotscool – Computing

Gifted & Talented

T.E.L.L, Oxfordshire

In-school visit

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

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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Learning with LEGO(r) machines

Awesome Engineers Ltd, LEATHERHEAD

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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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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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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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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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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Fun Science Bath 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Primary Computer Control

STEMworks limited, Gloucester

In-school visit

This in-school session will run for a complete day and will involve children working in teams designing and building a model that can be controlled via a computer programme written by the pupils. The groups will explore computer…

Ages 7-11yrs 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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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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RoboKids

Spacefund, Canterbury

In-school visit

RoboKids is Spacefund's newest exciting space show for Primary School audiences.  With 16 years experience in delivering high quality Space-themed shows to Primary Schools and festivals over 120,000 children have experienced our…

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

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Scottish Engineering Leaders Award

Primary Engineer, Glasgow

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in Scotland – what would you do?” …

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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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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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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Secondary Engineer Leaders Award-South of England – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in the South of England – what would you do?” …

Ages 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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Active Learning from Timezones: FUNKY JUNK

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

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

Ages 5-7yrs old

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The Ugly Animal Roadshow

Ready, Steady, Science!, London

In-school visit

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

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

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

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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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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Star City Experience in Russia

ISSET, Cardiff

Excursion

This amazing inspiration students trip for 14-18 to join our inspirational programme in Star City, Moscow - the headquarters of the Russian Space Programme. Students will be able to see highlights of the Russian space programme,…

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

UK STEM Ltd, Belper

In-school visit

Power Race is the class sized, interactive STEM activity for ten groups of up to six participants. Learners work in teams to design and construct a working wind turbine model and then, using our unique wireless data collection …

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

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Techniquest Science Centre, Cardiff

Techniquest, Cardiff

Excursion

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

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

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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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Target: Mars – A Space Adventure for Creative Thinkers

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

In-school visit

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

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

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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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CREST Awards

British Science Association, London

Project for students

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

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

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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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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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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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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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Crocodiles of the World Zoo Outreach Programme

Crocodiles of the World, Brize Norton

In-school visit

The Crocodiles of the World Outreach Programme brings learning to life using the UKs largest collection of crocodiles and alligators as our inspiration. Our Outreach sessions normally last for 60 minutes per class, and are…

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

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VEX Robotics Competition

VEX Robotics, Warrington

Project for students

The VEX Robotics Competition allows students to design and build a robot from scratch to compete in regional, national and international events using the VEX Robotic Design System. The actual challenge changes every year, but the…

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

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Techniquest Outreach Programme

Techniquest, Cardiff

In-school visit

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

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

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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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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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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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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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Teeth to Toilet

WATS.ON, Eynsham

In-school visit

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

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

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Open Industry

EDT, Welwyn Garden City

Excursion

Open Industry – curriculum focused in-company educational experiences for students of all ages - Open Industry visits take students from the classroom into the workplace and open doors to the future - Students attend in-compan…

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

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Gastronaut: Eat My Science

Gastronaut, London

In-school visit

CBBC's Stefan Gates stages spectacular edible science shows and workshops full of robots, rockets, explosions, edible chemical reactions, live insects, flamethrowing and flatulence. These are world-class shows on a completely…

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

Royal Society of Chemistry, Cambridge

Excursion

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

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

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Tech4primary

Tech4primary, Chesham

In-school visit

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

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

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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 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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Dark Sky Wales – Mobile Planetarium

Gifted & Talented, Special Educational Needs

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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Sentinus STEM Experiences of Work

Sentinus, LISBURN

In-school visit

Bringing young, trained role models from the STEM sector into the classroom where they can share career experiences with students. The programme aims to raise awareness of careers within the science, technology, engineering and…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs 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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Mathematics Outreach Activities

Queen Mary, University of London, London

Excursion

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

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

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Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences schools learning programme

Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, Cambridge

Excursion

The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences is the oldest of the University of Cambridge museums, having been established in 1728 as the Woodwardian Museum. Since then the collection has grown from about 10,000 fossils, minerals and…

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

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Secondary Engineer Leaders Award-North East – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in the North-East – what would you do?” …

Ages 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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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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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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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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Primary Science Workshops and Clubs

Brainwave Science Limited, Surrey

In-school visit

Brainwave Science workshops are designed to introduce primary age children to the fundamentals of science in a fun, hands-on and accessible way. Each curriculum-friendly workshop lasts one hour and is designed to be adapted to any…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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MindSET – Providing Outreach STEM Activities

MindSET, London

In-school visit

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

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

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Mission X: Train Like an Astronaut

UK Space Agency, Swindon

Project for students

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

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

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Propagating Light – Optics Outreach Programme

Propagating Light - Optics Outreach Programme, London

In-school visit

The Propagating Light Programme has been set up to bring modern and exciting Optics to schools through engaging talks and demos that focus both on giving a thorough understanding of the basics of light as well as dealing with some…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 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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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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Wind Turbine Technology Stem Workshop

Learn by Design, Tamworth

In-school visit

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

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

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Flashbang science

Flashbang science Ltd, Helmshore

In-school visit

Flashbang science is a bright mobile science laboratory coming to school doorsteps predominantly for children aged 4 - 11 but can accomodate other age groups. It is a controlled environment within school grounds ( no travel, set…

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

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Exploding Custard

Interactive Science Ltd, High Peak

In-school visit

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

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

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Animals In-Tuition Animal experiences

Animals In-Tuition, Selby

In-school visit

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

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

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The Big Bang North West (Near Me Event) – 5th 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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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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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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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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Fife Science Festival

Dundee Science Centre, Dundee

Excursion

Fife Science Festival takes place in May/June, 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 Fif…

Ages 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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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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DroneCraft Academy

DroneCraft, Barnet, Hertfordshire

In-school visit

DroneCraft is a professionally licensed and insured drone operator based in London. The founder was a teacher nearly 15 years, and is highly motivated to continue contributing to the education sector. With the Academy, students…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Darwin Detectives

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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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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Primary Engineer Leaders Award – South of England – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in the South of England – what would you do?” …

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

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Science and 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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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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CSI Forensic Science: BODY IN THE BOX – STEM Workshop

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

In-school visit

If you are looking to elevate your CSI experience above the standard – this workshop includes the highest-level hands-on practical work and includes a thrilling mystery story that grips the imagination. When partial human rem…

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

House of Maths, Bournemouth

In-school visit

OVERVIEW: a House Of Maths full-day visit will usually cater for your entire school in one day. Choose between maths shows, hands-on workshops, or choose a combination of the two, from Reception to Year 8. A former Champion of…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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Ur Tubes Construction Activities

Ur-Tubes, Corby

In-school visit

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

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

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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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Skeletons and Movement

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

Session Objectives Through investigation introduce the main body parts associated with the skeleton and muscles, finding out how different parts have special functions. Identify that human and some other animals have skele…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Chemistry in Action March, November and December 2017

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

Chemists have all the fun… Five sessions from leading chemists in academia and industry will inspire the scientists of the future. From the elements to energy, poisons to perfume, this programme is engaging, challenging an…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Rocket Propulsion Lab Science Show

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

In-school visit

Starchaser's Rocket Propulsion Lab is a science show consisting of a suite of interactive demonstrations, videos and activities that centre upon the theme of propulsion. The show provides an exciting visual display that focuses…

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

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

Paradox Theatre, South Petherton

In-school visit

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

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

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RSPB Free Outreach Sessions

RSPB, Brighton

In-school visit

FREE RSPB workshops for Primary Schools in Sussex The RSPB are currently offering free curriculum linked workshops to primary schools, in East and West Sussex, that engage children with the environment and connect them to natur…

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

To the Blue, Crumlin

In-school visit

Huw has presented to over 300,000 people on six 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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Future Roots Programme

Camp Kernow, Truro

In-school visit

The Future Roots Programme delivers exciting and innovative workshops to children and young people, giving them hands-on practical experience of how renewable energy technologies work and can be applied to generate clean…

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

STEMworks limited, Gloucester

In-school visit

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

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

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Robogals Lego Robotics

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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Secondary Engineer Leaders Award-Burnley – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in Burnley – what would you do?” …

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

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RSPB schools outreach

RSPB, London

In-school visit

FREE RSPB workshops for Primary Schools in London The RSPB are currently offering free curriculum linked workshops to primary schools in London that engage children with the environment and connect them to nature. This is a gre…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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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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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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Fun and Interactive Maths Workshops

Brainwave Education , Dunmow

In-school visit

Brainwave Education offer fun and interactive maths workshops for KS1 & KS2 which are delivered with a level of humour that encourages children to join in, making it a FUN and memorable maths experience for all! We use a…

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

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Sentinus IT Bursary Scheme

Sentinus, LISBURN

Excursion

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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Paper Engineering Workshops creating 3D Geometric Models

Shape with a difference, Stirling

In-school visit

The principal activity of the workshops is based around a series of techniques from modular origami and other similar strategies. The workshops seek to support: Pupils enjoy working with models Pupils work in collaboratio…

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

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F1 in Schools™ – Wales

EESW / STEMCymru, Bridgend

Project for students

F1 in Schools™ The F1 in Schools STEM Challenge involve designing and manufacturing compressed air powered model racing cars using sophisticated free Autodesk CAD software. Schools can involve as many pupils as they wish a…

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

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Roman Maths Challenge

Fishbourne Roman Palace and Gardens, Fishbourne

Excursion

This workshop lasts for approximately one hour and can be undertaken as a stand-alone session or in conjunction with History, Classics or Latin studies. Students are set a series of mathematical challenges to complete, includin…

Ages 11-14yrs 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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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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CHaOS Roadshow

Cambridge Hands On Science, Cambridge

In-school visit

CHaOS are a student group who run hands-on science events during the year, involving lots of experiments such as splitting and recombining water, working models of parts of the body, levitating balls etc, with each interactive…

Ages 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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Multi Media STEM

Venture Thinking, Stansted

In-school visit

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

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

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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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The ECO Team

The ECO Team , Preston

In-school visit

The Eco Team offers practical, engaging, fun environmental workshops designed to spark pupils’ imagination. Our themed sessions support the national curriculum whilst raising awareness of the 3R's Reduce Reuse Recycle. Wor…

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

Machido, London

In-school visit

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

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

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Maths Busking

Maths Busking, London

In-school visit

Maths Busking (est. 2010) is run by Dr Sara Santos and aims to engage anyone with mathematics using techniques from street performance. For videos see Sara's Rope Trick and Magic Numbers on Channel 4 or see our website http:/…

Ages 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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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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Cambridge Science Centre: COSMOS Roadshow

Cambridge Science Centre, Cambridge

In-school visit

Cambridge Science Centre is packed with fun, interactive exhibitions, but what if you can't make it in? We're bringing science into the community by taking the centre on the road. …

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

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geodesic dome building – bamboo

Infinite Arts, Sunderland

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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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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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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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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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Science Shows

Key Stage Solutions Ltd, Dover

In-school visit

We provide science shows for all ages and workshops for primary pupils. Our most popular show - The Air Show - is a hit will all ages. Another show - 'Inferno- the Science of Fire' can be adapted for Years 1 - 10. Many primary…

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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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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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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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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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What’s the Matter? a physical comedy about physics

The Last Baguette, Malmesbury

In-school visit

What's the Matter? is a comic theatre show about physics that can be performed in school halls, lecture theatres and auditoriums. …

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

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The Detective Project

The Detective Project, Bristol

In-school visit

The Detective Project are experienced detectives & teachers who bring the Science of Crime and CSI to primary and secondary schools. Our hands-on workshops are based around forensic science showing children how detectives…

Ages Early years old, 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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Light and Dark

Fishbourne Roman Palace and Gardens, Fishbourne

Excursion

This workshop explores light in an age before electricity and can be undertaken as a stand-alone session or as part of History studies. Each workshop (maximum of 35 students per session) lasts approximately one hour. Students u…

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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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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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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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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Biology in Action March, November and December 2017

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

Don’t miss the opportunity to experience biology at its best this spring in London. From marine biology to the neuroscience, epigenetics to evolution and more, we have an incredibly exciting programme for your students to…

Ages 16-19yrs old

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Riveting Rocks and Fascinating Fossils

SEARCH Hampshire Cultural Trust, Gosport

Excursion

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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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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Primary Engineer Leaders Award-North East – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in the North-East – what would you do?” …

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

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STEM Design Challenge Session for schools in Herts and Bucks

Affinity Water Education Services, Bushey Heath

In-school visit

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

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

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Kablooey Clubs

Fusion STEM Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne

In-school visit

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

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

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Lather, Rinse, Repeat

The Kids Construction Company, Cardiff

In-school visit

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Centre of the Cell – interactive science centre

Centre of the Cell, London

Excursion

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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Flash Bang Show

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

In-school visit

This show has been developed over many years and has been delivered throughout the country by a succession of presenters, serving to popularise Chemistry to all age-groups. Any level, content is altered to suit, but particularly…

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

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The Deep

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 explore the Deep exhibition and take part in a 40minute…

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Nuffield Research Placements

Nuffield Foundation, London

Excursion

Nuffield Research Placements (previously Nuffield Science Bursaries) provide over 1,000 students each year with the opportunity to work alongside professional scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians during the…

Ages 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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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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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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Zoo4school – nature and animal education through personal encouter

zoo4school, Sheffield

In-school visit

If you are a teacher at a school, private individual and organisation Zoo4school can assists you with your plans to create and run a truly personal, creative and memorable event. Zoo4school provides unique animal handling…

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

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Interactive and Fun Science Activities for Children

Gifted & Talented

Atomic Science, Northampton

In-school visit

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

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

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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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Sentinus Primary Science & Technology Challenge

Sentinus, LISBURN

Excursion

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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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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Actually, it is ROCKET SCIENCE!

Discovery Project, Sheffield

In-school visit

Calling all budding ROCKET SCIENTISTS!  How do you cram a load of maths, science, design technology and art into one? Design and launch a rocket - of course!  Discovery Project are a team of STEM based Makers and Teachers with a…

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

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RHS Campaign for School Gardening and School visits to RHS Gardens

Royal Horticultural Society, Woking

Project for students

The RHS Campaign for School Gardening inspires and supports schools to provide children with gardening opportunities to enhance their skills and boost their development. Through the Campaign website, teachers can access a wealth…

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 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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Cool Seas Explorers Workshops

The Marine Conservation Society, Ross on Wye

In-school visit

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

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

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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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Do Science : Ian B Dunne – Shows

Gifted & Talented, Special Educational Needs

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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Welcome to the Green Economy

Groundwork London, London

In-school visit

Groundwork is working across the UK to deliver our part of 'Our Bright Future', a youth-led environmental programme that is designed to inspire the next generation of environment leaders. Our Bright Future aims to tackle three big…

Ages 11-14yrs 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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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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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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Science Workshops 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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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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The School Puzzle Company

Workshops At Schools Ltd, Ashbourne

In-school visit

The School Puzzle 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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Centre for Life: Lifelab

Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Excursion

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

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

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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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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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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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DISASTER RELIEF: Using STEM skills to rebuild communities

Discovery Project, Dronfield

In-school visit

Britain is a world leader in engineering, yet many young people are not aware of the hundreds of opportunities it has to offer their future.  Using STEM skills in a Disaster Zone has been specifically designed to introduce young…

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

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Dr Maths

Dr Maths,

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Maths lessons can be rich places of learning. Meaningful, stimulating, challenging, and exciting for students. Dr Maths offers a range of workshops tailored to any age group from 5 to 18 looking at the "Hidden Secrets from the…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Pretty epic potions

WATS.ON, Eynsham

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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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Robotics STEM workshop

Learn by Design, TAMWORTH

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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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Technology Rocks Show

science2lie, Belfast

In-school visit

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

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

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‘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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Enigma Outreach from Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park Trust, Milton Keynes

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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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Architecture Workshops

Gifted & Talented, Special Educational Needs

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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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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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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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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FunMaths Roadshow South-East

BJPCE Limited, Leatherhead

In-school visit

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

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

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University of Liverpool Maths Outreach

University of Liverpool, Liverpool

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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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Murderous Maths

Kjartan Poskitt, York

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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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Primary Engineer Leaders Award-Greater Manchester – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in Greater Manchester – what would you do?” …

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

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Maker Robotics Activities KS2

STEM Aware, Derry~Londonderry

In-school visit

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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Castles Workshop

Wonderstruck, Okehampton

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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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The Dancing Flames

Copernican Revolutions, Southampton

In-school visit

Lecture demonstration. …

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

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The Year in Industry

EDT, Southampton

Excursion

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

Ages 16-19yrs old

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HeadSpace – Space Talks and Workshops

Science Theatre, London

In-school visit

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

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

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Camouflaged Learning: Learning Through Doing, Education Through Action

Camouflaged Learning, Dereham

In-school visit

Now in their 10th year, Camouflaged Learning are the UK’s premier provider of interactive educational experiences, having designed and delivered exciting, engaging and challenging projects to over 450 schools and 89…

Ages Early years old, 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Secondary Engineer Leaders Award-Greater Manchester – deadline Mar 2017

Primary Engineer, Burnley

Project for students

“If you were an engineer in Greater Manchester – what would you do?” …

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs 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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Creative Science Workshops – UK Wide

as creatives, Liverpool

In-school visit

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

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

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Science Misadventures

Science Misadventures, London

In-school visit

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

Ages 7-11yrs old

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SUN JESTER MATHS WORKSHOPS

Sun Jester, Aylesbury

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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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It Came from Outer Space – object loan kit

Gifted & Talented

Starchaser Industries Limited, Hyde, Cheshire

Project for students

Overview Further to our ongoing commitment to promoting space science learning in the classroom our educational team has created a loan kit of more than twenty space themed objects, to support and enhance your Space Topic and b…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs 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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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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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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Animal handling experiences in schools

ZooLab UK LTD, Larbert

In-school visit

Established for over 20 years, we are the UK's number 1 animal handling experience company and we work with you wherever you are.  We have a national network of rangers and an 'animal team' that are on hand to help schools,…

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

EDT, Welwyn Garden City

Excursion

Headstart - STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) experience courses at university for Year 12 & S5 (16-17 yr old) students …

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Science investigators – British Museum KS2 school session

British Museum, London

Excursion

The British Museum's Samsung Digital Discovery Centre offers free activities and workshops using the latest Samsung digital equipment, enabling children to bring the world’s history and cultures to life through advanced…

Ages 7-11yrs old

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STEMBOX

Hands on Science Ltd, Birmingham

Project for students

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

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

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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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DRONEdays – creative learning for schools and academies

DRONEdays, -

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The most effective and engaging learning experiences are those that offer pupils the chance to experiment with coding using physical devices. We bring all of the resources and expertise to you. All you need to provide is a s…

Ages 5-7yrs old, 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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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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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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Bunkered – A STEM Survival Horror for Strategic Thinkers

Thinkers in Education, Norwich

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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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GCSE Maths in Action March, November and December 2017

The Training Partnership, London

Excursion

KS4 Maths enrichment days in London and Warwick University Do your students wonder what mathematicians do? At our interactive and inspirational day they will discover how classroom maths is used by people everyday in fields fr…

Ages 14-16yrs old

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Mad Science Enrichment Programme

Mad Science of Yorkshire & Humber, Leeds

In-school visit

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

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

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The 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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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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Titanic Discovery

STEM Centre at City College Plymouth, Plymouth

Excursion

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

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

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Steel City investigation days

Sheffield Industrial Museums Trust, Sheffield

Excursion

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

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

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Dark Sky Wales – Air Powered Rockets

Dark Sky Wales, Ynyshir

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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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SchoolsLab

University of Liverpool, Liverpool

Excursion

The SchoolsLab at the University of Liverpool is a facility offering regional schools and colleges science-based workshops in a university department.  The programmes cover a range of topics (for example polymer chemistry,…

Ages 11-14yrs old, 14-16yrs old, 16-19yrs 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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Hands on science workshops with Working Science

Working Science, Tunbridge Wells

In-school visit

Working Science provides hands-on science workshops and practical science activities for children in primary schools. All of our workshops are delivered by an experienced science communicator, with a PhD in Physics and…

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

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Access to Science Day for SEN, from Timezones

Timezones Curriculum Support Ltd, Gloucester

In-school visit

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

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

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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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Planets!

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 7-11yrs old, 11-14yrs 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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