Are you looking to enhance your students understanding of STEM subjects and ways to develop their life skills? SATRO offers a range of energised, interactive activities designed to engage with curious young minds across Year Groups 3-6. We aim to encourage individuals to explore and apply their interest and skills in STEM subjects and to better understand their application in the world of work.
For schools we provide a means to bring curriculum learning to life. As part of our activities, we also bring industry experts into the classroom as volunteers, helping support teachers in demonstrating a context to STEM education and to inspire future talent.
SATRO offers workshops for whole year groups, individual classes and timetabled sessions to different groups across a half or full school day. What SATRO offers is accessible to all students and we pride ourselves in working to meet the needs of individual schools and their student cohorts of all abilities.
An opportunity for pupils to learn about Sustainability, assess our impact and understand how to become more environmentally friendly.
A World of Energy
A fast-paced unique learning opportunity, that brings the reality of sustainable energy usage and educational goals together.
Energy Monitoring Challenge
Enterprise and Business Game
Teams of students run a manufacturing business for the day, taking on the roles of CEO, Head of Marketing, Accountant etc.
Delivered by an experienced geologist, the workshop will include practical discussions on what fossils are and how they form and much more!
Students work at their own pace in groups of three self selecting from a range of mathematical tasks that are graded to cater for all abilities.
This activity is suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities to explore ways of making a refugee shelter or bridge. The students will need to consider the purpose of the structure, look at design and the forces at play in construction.
Mission To Mars
Pupils will work in pairs, one class at a time, to program robots using BBCmicrobits, a computer and inventblocks engineer kit.
Programming & Robotics
Pupils will work in pairs, one class at a time, to design, engineer and program robots using LEGO bricks, a computer, a motor and other special elements.
Delivered by a professional geologist who brings enough samples for all of the pupils to examine. This activity looks at the formation of the Earth, the rocks and minerals within it and how to go about identifying them.