STEM Directory

The STEM Directory is a database of providers offering STEM enhancement and enrichment to schools and colleges locally and nationally.  Teachers can easily search for shows, workshops, debates, challenges, visiting speakers and more.

Find exciting opportunities for in-class support, memorable days out, and engaging projects to motivate your students.

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Design an App in a Day

Our Design an App in a Day course is a fantastic way to introduce students to the world of App Development whilst also fostering their creativity and employability skills. Throughout the day students will work in teams of between 3-5 to design and begin to build an app that solves a problem they care about....

Practical science workshops in primary schools

All our workshops support the overall aim of the Curriculum to “develop understanding of the nature, processes and methods of science ...  to answer scientific questions about the world around” and cover the statutory requirements to teach “practical scientific methods, processes...

Practical science workshops in secondary schools

All our workshops support the overall aim of the Curriculum to  pay attention to objectivity and concern for accuracy, precision, repeatability and reproducibility.understand that scientific methods and theories develop as earlier explanations are modified to take account of new evidence and ideas.evaluate...

Science Communicators: secondary working with primary

SPLATS = Students Presenting Learning And Teaching Science. Secondary students present a series of science activities to primary pupils. This project brings together secondary schools and their local primary schools to enjoy an exciting practical science day.  The benefits of this project are:secondary...

Mini Professors Science Classes Leicester South

Mini Professors for Primary Schools’ is a science programme that has been designed specifically for EYFS and Key Stage 1 children.We have a completely unique experience to offer your school children; Mini Professors gives you and the children a chance to experience real science in a safe...

Climate change through the eyes of the Arctic with Wicked Weather Watch

Wicked Weather Watch run a range of half and full day workshops for KS1 and KS2 to help pupils understand about climate change. We focus on the Arctic, one of the most affected areas globally, which provides an awe-inspiring backdrop for activities. Through science experiments, food tech and other creative means...

Virtual Reality Experience Day

If you’re looking to take your pupils to another world, then our Virtual Reality Headsets can offer the opportunity for a field trip with a difference. Whether you want to walk on the moon or experience a trip to mars, immerse the pupils in habitats under the sea, the rainforest or even the arctic, stand on top...

Primary Programming and Coding Workshop

Wanting something different to boost coding within your primary school? Why not book a workshop for your pupils in which we can bring in some of our exciting equipment!Our sessions, running for primary school pupils, use practical equipment and devices to reinforce the sometimes abstract concepts of programming....

Sphero Robotics STEM Challenge Workshops

Wanting to combine lots of different STEM objectives in one session? Why not try our Sphero Robotics Challenges:Using computing skills and mathematical calculations, can you program our robots to travel round a maze?Have you got an engineering flair to create a bridge for our robots to travel across?Take your science...

CPD using the rekenrek

This simple, visual, mess free maths manipulative is growing rapidly in its popularity. Why? It is proven to help children learn and understand so many basic maths concepts and strategies. The rekenrek teaches times tables, mental maths strategies, subitising, decimals and percentages, addition and subtraction and so...

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Grants for school

The Royal Institution runs two enrichment and enhancement grant schemes. Grants of up to £500 are available to UK-registered state schools to host a STEM activity selected from the STEM Directories.

There are a number of other organisations that offer grants to schools.

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About STEM Directory

The STEM Directory contains searchable activities that enhance STEM teaching in schools and colleges. Teachers can search for shows, workshops, debates, challenges, visiting speakers and more.

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If you provide shows, talks, workshops, challenges, museum visits, teacher CPD or other enrichment and enhancement activities that help promote STEM to schools and colleges, then you may be eligible to feature in the STEM Directory.

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