This More Maths Grads resource, from the Maths Careers website, investigates the maths used in transport and is based on the travelling salesman problem.Students are given a table containing information on the cost of air travel between nine different cities and asked to plan a route that visits each destination at...
Entrants create an original key-frame computer animation, up to one minute in length, using eligible software including: Alice, Flash, Scratch, Blender, Autodesk 3D Studio Max, Autodesk Maya, and Serif DrawPlus. Entries can be from individuals or from small teams. Prizes are awarded by age category (KS2, KS3, KS4 and...
Imagine Cup is a global competition that empowers the next generation of computer science students to team up and use their creativity, passion and knowledge of technology to create applications that shape how people live, work and play. Imagine Cup
In teams of 3-6, students design, build and race model formula one cars powered by a compressed air cylinder.F1 in Schools
Students design and build a radio controlled four-wheel drive (4x4) vehicle to negotiate a test track emulating a real life off-road situation.Land Rover 4x4 in Schools
The Olympiad offers schools across the UK a series of competition papers that focus on astronomy and astrophysics. It is a gateway to competing in the International Olympiad in Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA).British Astronomy & Astrophysics Olympiad (BAAO)
The aim of the Armourers and Brasiers Tata Sixth Form Materials Prize is to give students structured opportunities to find out about materials science and engineering outside their normal lessons. It requires students to make a sustained commitment to learning about materials throughout year 12. The timing...
This series of five videos describes what one needs to consider when setting up a STEM club, and the range of different ways in which one can approach it.Benefits of setting up a club
The videos below describe how to create your own club identity, extend the impact of a club, and how to establish successful relationships with other schools and a local community.Working with your local community
The four videos below focus on the impact of STEM clubs on achievement, opportunities for staff CPD, and the awards and competitions open to clubs.Awards and competitions