The STEAM Before Christmas- 5 Festive Science Facts
24 Dec 2021 STEAM / STEM
The STEAM Before Christmas- 5 Festive Science Facts Here’s some science facts to prove you can find STEM absolutely anywhere, even during the Christmas school holidays! The school holidays may be upon us, and the classrooms shuttered until the new year, but that doesn’t mean young scientists get any ...
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Meet the STEAMWORKS Team- Helen Bell
1 Dec 2021 Meet the Team
We’d like to introduce you to Helen, our Managing Director at STEAMWORKS. Find our how she steered us through a lockdown, what it’s like to work with a fantastic team of STEM enthusiasts and just how hard it is to make 150 pots of slime in a field.
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Light Painting- An Easy Bonfire Night Science Experiment
4 Nov 2021 Experiments, STEAM / STEM
Light Painting- An Easy Bonfire Night Science Experiment Don’t let the long winter nights get you down! Try out our light painting experiment this Bonfire Night to lighten things up Bonfire Night has changed a lot since the Gunpowder Plot- today it’s a huge celebration of thrilling, explosive chemistry! ...
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STEAMWORKS at the Sheffield Part-Time Jobs Fair
6 Oct 2021 Meet the Team
STEAMWORKS at the Sheffield Part-Time Jobs Fair Today we’re visiting the University of Sheffield Part-Time Jobs and Volunteering Fair. We’re looking for enthusiastic STEM students to join our brilliant STEAMWORKS team! We want for new recruits to inspire primary school children in schools across Sheffield and South Yorkshire, and ...
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How Does Slime Work?- Science Explainer
27 Sep 2021 STEAM / STEM
How Does Slime Work?- Science Explainer Whether you think slime is amazing or disgusting, it’s one of our most popular STEAM experiments! But what’s going on under the slimy, science-y bonnet that makes it so interesting (and so gross). Slime is a favourite among STEAMWORKS club leaders and kids ...
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Why are we called “STEAMWORKS”?
7 Sep 2021 STEAM / STEM
What does STEAM’s mean? We’ll explain how STEM and creativity can come together to inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers and makers.
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5 Good-News Science Discoveries You’ve Missed
10 Aug 2021 STEAM / STEM
Don’t get down in the dumps! There’s fresh science news every day to get excited about. Here are five recent discoveries, inventions or experiments to make you excited for the future.
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Meet the STEAMWORKS team- Fern Holroyd
6 Aug 2021 Meet the Team
Before becoming a STEM leader for girl guides across South Yorkshire and inspiring a generation of young scientists as a secondary school teacher, Fern was one of our outstanding club leaders
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Computing and STEM- how creative is computer science?
4 Aug 2021 Experiments, STEAM / STEM
There’s more to computer science than computers! Computing is everywhere, even in the most creative activities you can do.
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