STEM Directory

The STEM Directory is a database of providers offering STEM enhancement and enrichment to schools and colleges locally and nationally.  Teachers can easily search for shows, workshops, debates, challenges, visiting speakers and more.

Find exciting opportunities for in-class support, memorable days out, and engaging projects to motivate your students.

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Big Bang Fair Yorkshire and Humber

The Big Bang Near Me is a great experience for young people of all ages. There is lots to see and do, from inspirational shows to our interactive marketplace area with activities from a wealth of regional and national employers and exhibitors.As well as visiting the exhibition and shows, your students could gain the...
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Understanding Animal Research: Exploring ethics and science

Understanding Animal Research  is a not-for-profit organisation which seeks to explain the role of animals in scientific, medical and veterinary research. Our nation-wide schools program provides free in-school talks and workshops to help students understand (not necessarily agree with) why and how animals are...
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Architecture Workshops STEM Workshops For Key Stage 3, 4 & 5

Workshops are divided into two categories: Build_IT and KRE8 All of our workshops contain every aspect of STEM, due to the materials we use. Build_IT Workshops are focused practical tasks utilising, DT, Maths; Science, Teamwork and Problem Solving a to differing degrees. Students work individually, in groups...
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Tech4primary

Tech4primary has a real passion for Engineering & Design. We exist to help create tomorrows inventors, encouraging children of all abilities to tinker and discover, to sow a seed, to wonder & to ask questions so they have the confidence & basic knowledge to grow up wanting to invent & build! We offer...
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Architecture Workshops: STEM workshops For EYFS

My First Structure; Nursery & ReceptionKey elements; listening, cooperation and teamwork, 2d &3d shapes30 minutes with 8 Nursery pupils 45 minutes with 16 Reception pupilsDesigned to stimulate imaginations and excite children and teachers alike, the workshop focus is on simple ideas to great effect. Using...
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Architecture Workshops: STEM Workshops For Key Stage One

Designed to stimulate imaginations and excite children and teachers alike, KS1 workshops follow on from EYFS workshops and include all aspects of STEM, promoting Higher Order Thinking, and Growth Mindset. There are a 5 workshops at this level.60 minutes workshops; TETRA and OCTAS (Birdhouse)120 minutes workshops;...
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Architecture Workshops STEM Workshops For Key Stage Two

Key Stage 2 workshops further develop pupils Fine and Gross Motor Skills as part of a wider remit to enable Teamwork, Creativity, Problem Solving, Higher Order Thinking and Growth Mindset.Key Stage 2 workshops are divided into two categories: Build_IT and KRE8Build_IT Workshops are focused practical tasks using,...
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Mary Rose Museum: Materials and their Properties

Tudor materials under the microscopeWork with real and replica artefacts to investigate Tudor materials and their properties. Were they fit for purpose? How do they compare with modern materials? Use digital microscopes to compare sample materials and see them in high definition! 
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Fighting Fit - Nutrition and Exercise on King Henry VIII's warship

Was the crew of the Mary Rose fit to fight?Dispel some of those myths about Tudor life. Are we fitter and healthier than our Tudor ancestors? A series of activities looking at diet and fitness challenges pupils to decide. Handle replica artefacts to understand the impact of lifestyle on the officers and crew of the...
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What sank King Henry VIII's Mary Rose?

An enduring mystery for history and scienceWhy did the Mary Rose really sink? Explore this continuing mystery in a two part cross-curricular workshop. Was she sunk by French gunfire? Was the ship unstable or overloaded? Were there other factors? Scrutinise the provenance of key sources and weigh the conflicting...
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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 Directories.

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The STEM Directory contains searchable activities that enhance STEM teaching in schools and colleges. Teachers can search for shows, workshops, debates, challenges, visiting speakers and more.

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