Exhibition covering engineers and engineering associated with Ayrshire. Rozelle House will be the start of a trail around the local area which can be walked or cycled. On the weekends of 15th/16th & 22nd/23rd March there will be hands on experience for families plus talks and demonstrations.
Exploring engineering heritage through the cranes on Bristol's historic harbour-side and discovering the future for lifting and accessing technology with volunteer engineers and equipment from the industry sector. A day that leads to building, operating and competing with a hydraulic lifting device.
Water Water Everywhere: Live Science Show - P4-S2
WaterWorks: Workshop- P4-S2
Fun With Forces: Mini Acitivty- P1-3
Sky Safari: Planetarium Show- P1-P3
Our Place in Space: Planetarium Show- P4-S2
Key Event: Making It Clear (P4-S2) 20th & 21st March- Limited places
Our head of Mathematics, Prof. David McMullan, has recently decoded secret messages sent back by a prisoner of war in WW2 who was risking his own life to do so. This talk will investigate the maths behind cryptography and coding.
Take a trip back to when dinosaurs ruled the world, with this interactive and exciting session. Discover how palaeontologists research these amazing creatures to find out what they looked like, what they ate, and how they lived. And find out how the dinosaurs were wiped out 65 million years ago.
Science in a bar! What happens when bones break and what materials can we use to repair them? Come explore the structure of bone tissue and implants from the perspective of materials science and engineering with Dr Rose Spear from the University of Cambridge.
#SciPD: A Trifecta of Approaches to Becoming an Outstanding Science Teacher
Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 09:00 to 15:00
National Museum Cardiff
-Expertise from 3 Scentific experts
-Variety of activities to engage students and STEM clubs
-Examples of how to prepare students for extended writing questions
-Advantages of technology
-Make lessons engaging and relevant not predictable and formulaic
-Teach science through scientific