Join us for experiential hands on STEM activities that can easily be transferred to your own school.
Programme includes :-
Rocks – focus upon the identification of different types of rocks, examine real rock samples and compare the properties of the different rocks that surround us. We will explore a range of resources from different sources
Journey from the centre of the earth – consider ways to research the structure of our planet and provide ideas for practical activities to model
ChoccyRockyDoDah! – providing ideas for modelling the formation of rocks, the rock cycle and properties of rocks using some familiar foods.
Space to Learn – providing a range of ideas and practical activities to support learners as they find out about the solar system and beyond. Resources will enable you to evaluate different methods for modelling our solar system and provide ideas for exploring further.
Straight back down to Earth – focussing upon the identification of different types of soils, examine and classify soil types and compare soil properties.
Life on Earth – linking together practical ideas for exploring soils & gardening and will encourage learners to engage with local wildlife.
The course will be spread over 2 days 4th and 5th March 2022, running from 9.30am – 5.30pm at SSERC HQ.
Dates: Friday 4th & Saturday 5th March 2022
Closing Date: Tuesday 1st February 2022