Shapes make Structures
Pupils will work in pairs, one class at a time, to design and build structures. They will gain an understanding of 2D and 3D shapes.
Build & Code
Pupils will work in pairs, one class at a time, to design, engineer and program Lego models using Ipads, a motor and sensors.
Multi School, Sustainability, Enterprise
Energy Saving Challenge
A six-month long competition to encourage electricity saving in school and reduce carbon emissions. Delivered with Powercor metering technology.
Teams of students use kNex to learn the concepts of bridge design. They then use their knowledge to design and model their own solution to a set problem.
Join Charles Darwin on The Beagle and discover the amazing world of natural selection and evolution. Explore the theory of evolution, the science behind it and the history of scientific discovery.
Forces & Magnets
A workshop exploring different forces, how they work, and their effects on objects. Also observing that magnetic forces can act at a distance, attract or repel some materials and not others.
A workshop exploring how fossils are formed and the information we can gain from them. Using group work and virtual reality to bring the wonderful world of fossils into the classroom.
Students work in pairs/threes to solve different maths puzzles that challenge them to use mathematical reasoning, number facility, deductive reasoning, reading comprehension and critical thinking - all while having fun and working in a team. Ideal preparation for SATs.
Insects & Classification
Explore the wonderful world of insects in this workshop, which looks at types of insects, how we classify living things and how we sample them in the field.
Science of Health
A workshop looking at the definition of health and how it is measured through practical activities, group work and technology. Using VR technology and health apps we bring learning to life.
A Sustainable Future
An opportunity for pupils to learn about Sustainability and the solutions to Climate Change. Students assess our impact on the world and understand how to become more environmentally friendly.
A workshop with the aim of developing a product using sustainable materials for a particular target audience. This includes exploring different types of plastics and the issues of recycling.
A workshop exploring rocks, the rock cycle and bringing the work of geologists to life through practical activities and virtual reality.
Mission To Mars
Pupils will work in pairs, one class at a time, to program robots using BBCmicrobits, a computer and inventblocks engineer kit.
Multi School, Science, Coding,Design Technology, Sustainability
Year 5 - 6
Primary Science Fair
This event is an opportunity to bring together Year 5 Primary feeder schools who will be moving on to the same Secondary school. A fun event with hands-on activities and challenges based on inspiring learning and teamwork.
Design Technology, Maths, Multi School
A team activity to challenge student's thinking and maths skills, teamwork and communication whilst learning about the world of work in a fun and structured way.
A team activity that combines learning about four key environmental issues and finding solutions within a business context. This challenge gives teams the opportunity to be creative and entrepreneurial.
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.
Multi School, Science, Maths
Problem Solving Challenge
Teams of six students in Key Stage groups take on an unseen problem solving challenge testing their STEM, teamwork skills and creativity.
We offer a range of activities for students who are currently home educated, including any of our workshops. We also hold drop in STEM events, keep an eye out here for dates!
New for 2023-24
Additional workshops are coming soon on the topics of Electrics, Plants, Properties of Matter, Sound, Light and Space. If there is something we don't cover that you would like support in get in contact with us.