This virtual session will enable STEM Ambassadors and Teachers to find out more about this fantastic resource that links STEM to Literacy and Numeracy, using traditional tales to undertake fun hands-on Design, Technology and Science activities.
We will be using the ZOOM platform - and a meeting link with all the log in details will be sent at least a week before the meeting date.
STEM Ambassadors - Do you have an interest in Science and Technology and would like to support your children's/local schools with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) in a fun hands-on and informative way?
Teachers - do you want to find out more about STEM, how to deliver STEM through Literacy and Numeracy and receive FREE support for your school?
Then please book a ticket now for our fantastic 1 hour 15 min training session delivered by STEMFirst.
Sessions will include:• Understanding of STEM and Skills in everyday life• How to link Literacy and Numeracy with STEM• Overview of a range of x8 STEM Challenges• Links to the activity sheets and resourcesThe STEM Sessions are suitable for Early Years all the way through to KS3 depending on how the activity is differentiated in school and can be undertaken in a whole-class setting over a term or could provide x8 weeks work of STEM Club activity and links STEM and Skills to challenges within traditional tales. Each activity also looks at stereotypes and confronts issues around what engineers do all day and what do they look like.
The session will also give details on how parents and STEM Ambassadors can support school in a variety of ways. We will provide information on how to join the STEM Ambassador programme and also how schools can access these amazing free volunteers.
These sessions are suitable for Science, STEM, Primary Teachers, Careers Leads and STEM Curriculum Leaders.
All activities are underpinned by 'Working Scientifically ' , 'Scientific Enquiry', 'Employability Skills' and for Secondary can help meet the Gatsby Careers Benchmarks 2, 4, 5 & 6.