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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GCSE Making maths memorable student workshop

Our ‘Making Maths Memorable’ sessions are engaging, interactive and kinaesthetic yet focus on areas that students struggle with at GCSE. Sessions target the most common areas of weakness that students face but are also tailored for specific groups. They can be full or half day sessions and have the...
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Senior Team Maths Challenge

The Senior Team Maths Challenge (STMC) is a competition which gives pupils the opportunity to tackle a variety of engaging mathematical activities while developing teamwork and communication skills.The STMC is open to all schools and colleges in the UK with the appropriate age range of pupils.Each school is invited to...
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I'm a Scientist, Get me out of here!

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here! is a free, online event where school students get to meet and interact with real scientists. Students login during a 2 week period to ASK the scientists anything they like. Students challenge the scientists over a fast-paced online live CHAT during a...
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K'NEX Workshops for pre-school and primary schools

Innovative, challenging, exciting and fun cross-curricular workshops that aim to inspire and engage the next generation of scientists, technologists, engineers, mathematicians and entrepreneurs. The workshops provide the opportunity for the development of communication, teamwork, problem solving, critical...
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Coding & K'NEX CPD Workshops

K'NEXT Generation CPD outreach workshops are introductory workshops that assume no prior knowledge or experience. The workshops are designed to i) introduce you to Coding or K'NEX, ii) build your confidence when Coding or using K'NEX, and iii) help you develop cross-curricular activities for your pupils...
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Aerospace engineers

This DIY Primary Faraday Challenge Day encourages students to consider how engineers work together in the aerospace industry. It enables students to experience the knowledge, understandings and skills engineers use within their work and the ways in which their strengths can be used to achieve an effective outcome....
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Lighthouse keeper transfer

This DIY Primary Faraday Challenge Day encourages students to consider how engineers work together to solve real-life problems. It enables students to experience the knowledge, understandings and skills engineers use within their work and the ways in which their strengths can be used to achieve an effective outcome....
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Table tennis server

The Faraday Challenge ‘Table Tennis Server’ has been designed for six teams of six students (36 students in total) aged 12-13 years (year 8 in England, and equivalent).This complete set of materials provides you with the basic resources you need to run an activity day which brings science, design and...
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Emergency communications

The Emergency Communications challenge is based on the Faraday Challenge of the same name from our 2012/13 season of Faraday Challenge Days.Students are the engineer rescue team based in the town of Alpha which has been relatively unaffected by the extreme weather. As the engineer rescue team in town Alpha, students...
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Mission to Mars

The Mission to Mars challenge is based on the Faraday Challenge of the same name from our 2013/14 season of Faraday Challenge Days.Students are the engineer specialists recruited by 'Make it 2 Mars' to establish a human settlement on the planet Mars by 2023. Students will design and construct a rocket which...
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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 Directories.

There are a number of other organisations that offer grants to schools.

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About STEM Directory

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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If you provide shows, talks, workshops, challenges, museum visits, teacher CPD or other enrichment and enhancement activities that help promote STEM to schools and colleges, then you may be eligible to feature in the STEM Directory.

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