Futures: A Free Festival of Discovery!
Head to the S.S. Great Britain on 30th September for interactive family-friendly STEM fun! The FUTURES event runs from 6:30 pm to 9 pm and is totally free, but booking is essential. Talks, performances, and activities are among the many exciting exhibits that you can expect at the FUTURES festival of discovery. These will be… Continue reading Futures: A Free Festival of Discovery!
Climate Change Webinar for primary children
You know it’s important, but what is the best way to speak to your class about climate change? What are the key topics you need to cover? And when it all feels quite doom and gloom, how do you keep things upbeat and positive? This Great Big Green Week, tune into hear from WWF and… Continue reading Climate Change Webinar for primary children
Get inspired with stories around the city
Bristol’s very own Storytale Festival is back in October half-term 2022 – and Curious Connections is taking part again! We deployed “Curious Stories for Curious Children” at the first festival in 2019 with great success – children and parents all loved hearing the fun stories and then quizzing the STEM Ambassadors about their careers. It’s… Continue reading Get inspired with stories around the city
FUTURES – FREE activities for your Key Stage Two class
The University of Bristol would like to invite your Key Stage Two classes to be part of two interactive, free activities organised by FUTURES. Our activities give pupils the opportunity to engage with research, think about how big challenges are overcome, and consider becoming researchers themselves. “It makes you have bigger dreams for the future.”… Continue reading FUTURES – FREE activities for your Key Stage Two class
Global Goals Centre Groundbreakers Competition
Do you work with young people who want to change the world? Are you a teacher or youth leader who wants to help? A unique city-wide competition, supported by the University of Bristol, in partnership with the Global Goals Centre will help you do just that. Between now and June 10th, the Global Goals Centre… Continue reading Global Goals Centre Groundbreakers Competition
Summer Reading Challenge – The Gadgeteers!
The Reading Agency have announced the theme for their Summer Reading Challenge 2022 – Gadgeteers, arriving online and in your local library this summer. Partnering with the Science Museum Group, this year’s challenge is designed to inspire children across the country, to feed their imagination over the summer holiday, with a reading challenge focused on science and… Continue reading Summer Reading Challenge – The Gadgeteers!
Leaders Award Family Fun Day
The Leaders Award competition is the brainchild of Primary Engineer, who each year use the challenge “If you were an engineer, what would you do?” to inspire children to think up new inventions to solve real-world problems, and enter them into a nationwide competition. Two regional winners from each age category are selected by local… Continue reading Leaders Award Family Fun Day
South West Great Science Share Fair!
Pupils from Years 4-8 from across Bristol, South Glos, BANES and North Somerset, are all invited to share their own science investigations at this Great Science Share Fair. The aim of the Great Science Share is to nurture kids’ natural curiosity by providing an opportunity for them to pose a scientific question, plan a way to… Continue reading South West Great Science Share Fair!
Live Storytelling Event with Bristol-based authors The3Engineers!
Time & Location 15 Mar, 09:15 – 10:00 Microsoft Teams Live About the Event For this year’s British Science Week, join The3Engineers team to hear about their character Scout, in their series of engaging books raising awareness of environmental issues. During the session they will: Read from their first book in ‘The Adventures of Scout’… Continue reading Live Storytelling Event with Bristol-based authors The3Engineers!