DO TRY THIS AT HOME!

The Futures 2021 team have developed a series of free online activities which young people and adults alike can enjoy. (SUPERVISION OF CHILDREN BY A SENSIBLE ADULT IS ADVISED!) From Genetics in the Kitchen and Arranging Animal Organs to Bending Rainbows and Making your own Seaweed Fertiliser, the DO Try This At Home collection has… Continue reading DO TRY THIS AT HOME!

We Make Our Future

We Make Our Future is a new interactive, educational & entertaining science show for the next generation of engineers! Full-dome digital projections allow us to visit engineering marvels from history and explore the pros and cons of modern life. Industry, technology and invention have progressed civilisation, but at what cost? Get to know how the… Continue reading We Make Our Future

The West in Minecraft

If you could completely re-design your city, your street, your home, what would you do differently? The West in Minecraft educational resources take a digital, play-based approach to support children to develop their own ideas and problem-solving skills, and engage with engineering as a creative and diverse subject that can impact the world around us.… Continue reading The West in Minecraft

Help baby bear fly to the moon with this free KS1 STEM resource pack!

Students studying Engineering and Primary Education at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) have teamed up to develop resource packs for local teachers, to help support STEM learning in the classroom. In the first pack we’ll be sharing here on Curiosity Connections, developed by Miss Williams, we explore what it means to… Continue reading Help baby bear fly to the moon with this free KS1 STEM resource pack!

Sustainable Materials – free school resources and competition for Bristol schools

It’s vital to keep students engaged in STEM subjects throughout school and beyond. To support and encourage the next generation of engineers, the National Composites Centre (NCC) in Bristol have developed a STEM pack which can be used to introduce students to sustainability and composites. The primary school STEM pack explores the topic of renewable energy and… Continue reading Sustainable Materials – free school resources and competition for Bristol schools