The results of funding from HE STEM South West has enabled a junkbot project to go into primary schools and the material to be revised based on good practice in STEM public engagement in primary schools.
The funding looked at adopted the ideas and practice developed previously to produce STEM activities in this case targeted at Primary schools.
Details of the work developed and a case study can be found at: http://www.hestem-sw.org.uk/project?id=16&pp=540
Details of the case study can be found at: http://projects.hestem-sw.org.uk/upload/Junkbot_june_northampton.pdf
Example session plans
These were based on the seminars and tools from http://www.hestem-sw.org.uk/project?id=16&pp=453 and the published guide Guide to Delivering Effective STEM Public Engagement
- Details of an in-school session plan can be found at: http://projects.hestem-sw.org.uk/upload/Planning_Process_junkbots_KS3_4_longer.docx
- Details of an STEM club session plan can be found at: http://projects.hestem-sw.org.uk/upload/Planning_Process_junkbots_primary_short8.docx
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