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Rainbow Magic – Science Investigation
Rainbow Magic – Science Investigation This is a firm favourite at our after-school clubs but works well as a primary science investigation! We layer liquids in a test tube but a plastic cup will do just as well. To start, put the same volume of coloured water, oil and ...
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International Women in Engineering Day 2018
                       International Women in Engineering Day 2018 Disaster Relief in the UK – Using your STEM skills to rebuild communities 22 June 2018 at Sheffield Hallam University     Sheffield Hallam University in partnership with the Arconic Foundation and STEAM Works ...
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Digital Animation Club @ Eckington Junior School
May, 2018 No Comments STEAM / STEM
Digital Animation Club @ Eckington Junior School Over the past 5weeks, we have been running a Digital Animation club and using Stop Motion to create some amazing animations at Eckington Junior School.  The children soon got to grips with the tablets, tripods, animation app and props and set about ...
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Engineers for Outreach
May, 2018 No Comments MakerEd UK, Year of Engineering
           Call for Engineers! Help to inspire a future generation! We are looking to recruit 20 engineers from a wide range of disciplines to take part in an engineering outreach scheme in South Yorkshire supported by Royal Academy of Engineering. Barnsley is building a new ...
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Speaking Science
Speaking Science in the Primary Classroom Here are some great definitions to help children talk about science in the classroom.  (taken from psb.org)   Animal homes Bird nests, beehives, and anthills. These are all animal homes. Just like our homes, they’re safe places where animals can live with their families. Axle & ...
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