Support for STEM Clubs

STEM Clubs are individual to each school and there is no fixed formula for running one. There is, however, plenty of support available for those wanting to start a club focused on STEM-related subjects.

The STEM Clubs programme provides additional support through the STEM Clubs community group, our club support team and the STEM Ambassadors programme.

 

  • Find a STEM Ambassador to support your Club activity​

    STEM Ambassadors are volunteers from a wide range of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related jobs and disciplines across the UK. They offer their time and enthusiasm to help bring STEM subjects to life and demonstrate the value of them in life and careers.

    “It’s been brilliant for trying to get people to come in, if I need something it takes me two minutes to get the activity I want and then I get a response quickly” – Martin Sexton,  Mildenhall College Academy

    “Absolutely straightforward, it’s the second one I’ve done, and it took me a matter of minutes” - Lois Horner, Thornhill Community Academy

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  • Primary school studentBest practice guide

    To help you set up a STEM Club or build-up your existing one, we have produced a handy step-by-step guide. With everything from finding volunteers to developing activities, this guide has all the information you need.

    Read the guide

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    Resources

    Discover a range of materials to support you in delivering exciting activities, both inside and outside of the classroom.

    Resources

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    Scheme of work examples

    Explore our STEM Clubs scheme of work, as well as a template of events suitable for use in a STEM Club.

    Schemes of work

  • Science practical

    Video guides

    This series of videos describes how to set up a STEM Club, and the range of different ways to approach it.

    Video guides

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Free courses to help you use space as a context for your teaching

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ESERO-UK currently have 2 free courses and 1 webinar running to help you use space as a context in your teaching or as a part of a STEM Club:

Teaching Primary Science: Human Spaceflight 

From knowing the properties and uses of the materials required for an astronaut’s...

Free online STEM Club Course for UK Teachers and Technicians

Many schools are looking to engage their students with STEM subjects and add extra benefit through enrichment activities. STEM Clubs are a brilliant way to do this and provide a vast array of opportunities to enhance leanring, understanding and enjoyment of STEM subjects with the added benefit of supporting...