STEM for Schools

Stem For Schools

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics.....Is where you will find our activities aimed specifically for schools.  This includes our events such as The Science of Roald Dahl with Jon Chase, a look at early Coding with Epic Museum, a visit from Horrible Science author Nick Arnold and much more.


 

Colour Families with Anyone 4 Science

Multiple Dates: Colour Families with Anyone 4 Science, 

You will be able to pause and play the streamed event so the class can perform the experiments in real-time.

Invisible Worlds with Marty Jopson

Multiple Deal: Invisible Worlds with Marty Jopson

The BBC One Show's resident scientist Marty Jopson will take you from the very beginnings of microscopy....

Surprising Science with Dr Matt Pritchard

Multiple Dates: Surprising Science with Dr Matt Pritchard in association with Science Foundation Ireland

A resource pack will be available for teachers to download ahead of the online event.

Let's Draw Saturn

Multiple Dates: Let's Draw Saturn with Deirdre Kelleghan in association with Science Foundation Ireland

In this event, Deirdre will draw the Saturn and talk about the details that make this planet so unique

Foodoppi’s ‘Eat Your Science’

Multiple Dates: Foodoppi’s ‘Eat Your Science’ in association with Science Foundation Ireland.

Learn why we need our nose to taste food by playing a fun food sensory game to demonstrate the impact that science has on our perception of how we eat.

Discover your tap water

Multiple Dates: Discover your tap water in association with Science Foundation Ireland. 

From rainfall down to groundwater up to tap water: we will conduct interactive experiments will disclose to participants the intriguing science behind the processes of the hydrological cycle, all the way to everyday water use.

Electrified at Explorium with Mark the Science Guy

Multiple Dates: Electrified at Explorium with Mark the Science Guy in association with Science Foundation Ireland,

We will supply a link for you to stream this event into your classroom via YouTube. You can schedule the event at a time that suits you on your selected date.

That’s Non-Sense with Ginny Smith

Multiple Dates: That’s Non-Sense with Ginny Smith in association with Science Foundation Ireland. 

You can schedule the event at a time that suits you on your selected date. A PDF resource pack will be provided for teachers to coordinate hands-on activity after the event.

Einsteins Science Club Forensic Science Show

Multiple Dates: The Forensic Science Show with the Junior Einsteins Science Club in association with Science Foundation Ireland. 

We will supply a link for you to stream this event into your classroom via YouTube. You can schedule the event at a time that suits you on your selected date.

KenMystery with Dr Ken

Multiple Dates: KenMystery with Dr Ken in association with Science Foundation Ireland

The ancient Greeks believed that everything was made of and explained by four elements - earth, water, air, and fire...

Zoology with Belfast Zoo

11th November 11.30am: Join us for a live link up with Zoologists from Belfast Zoo and learn about some fascinating creatures that live there! It is located in a relatively secluded location on the northeastern slope of Cavehill, overlooking Belfast's Antrim Road, resulting in a uniquely tranquil environment for the animals that the zoo is frequently praised for.

The Science of Weather with Joanna Donnelly

Did you know that Meteorology is the science of the atmosphere concerned with the physical.... Joanna Donnelly is from Dublin and studied Applied Maths in DCU. After university she worked in a college in Dublin before joining Met Eireann in 1995, working as a meteorological officer before being promoted to meteorologist in 2000

Unplugged Coding with Epic Museum, Dublin

9th November 11.30 am Experience the world of coding without a computer in this fun, practical hands-on STEAM workshop for Primary students

The  Michael Moylan Series

Michael Moylan – Series of Videos looking at Force, Flight, The Human Body, Electricity

Dale Treadwell – Dinosaur Science

Dale Treadwell – Dinosaur Science, Dale will be joined by some realistic Cretaceous Creatures on this interactive show.

Nick Arnold – Horrible Science

Nick Arnold is a writer of science books for children. He is best known for the long series Horrible Science,

Jon Chase – The Science of Roald Dahl

Jon has been busy with his shows which include The splendiferous Science of Roald Dahl,



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