Light Lab Project
Lightlab Project provides STEAM workshops for children age 7-12 in the science and art of light. The workshops lead children through a series of guided experiments with plenty of scope for self-discovery and learning. Light Lab Explorer workshop looks at the electromagnetic spectrum and the functions of the eye. Shiny Science studies the science of mirrors and lenses. Both workshops are well resourced and are delivered by an experienced science communicator.
Lightlab Project also run events for schools and community groups such as the Ultra Violet Drawing Room and the Ivo Kohler Experience that are exciting drop in activities as well as organising and arranging funding for Light Science Weeks incorporating workshops and events.
The children learn about the science of light from a creative perspective and explore through discovery as well as guided learning. The workshops are designed to be highly inspiring, encouraging the children to engage more fully with STEAM subjects.To book this activity, please contact:
The STEM Directory is provided as a service to support you in finding enrichment opportunities. The activities are offered by external providers and are not endorsed by STEM Learning. We are not responsible for their content or delivery.
Grants for school
The Royal Institution runs two enrichment and enhancement grant schemes. Grants of up to £500 are available to UK-registered state schools to host a STEM activity selected from the STEM Directory.
There are a number of other organisations that offer grants to schools.
|Published||22 November 2017|
|Last modified||20 July 2020|
|Nature of scheme||In-school visit|
|Subject(s)||Creative arts and media, Science, Physics, Practical work|
|Running times||1-4 hours|
One day rate includes three 1 hour workshops for full class sizes.
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