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‘Science at Work’ event

Date Submitted
14 January 2013
Subject
Science
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
Years 9 and 10
Group Size
100
Date of Event

1st February 2013
12.15pm with lunch to 3.15pm

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
5+
Venue
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

Dowdales School, Dalton In Furness, Cumbria LA15 8AH

Requested by

Contract Holder

Dowdales are organising a ‘Science at Work’ event for the afternoon of Friday 1st February for Years 9 and 10 students who are interested in studying the Sciences beyond GCSE. This particular event (which is being held at Dowdales) is for schools who participate in the Furness Ogden Trust Partnership namely – Millom School, Ulverston Victoria High School and Furness Academy, St Bernards, Walney (all in Barrow) as well as Dowdales.

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Carwyn Jones

STEM Ambassador

About

Region

  • Cumbria

Interests

  • engineering
  • Maths
  • technology

STEM Specialism

  • Engineering

Schools/Colleges I have worked with

  • Newbarns Primary School
  • St Bernard's Catholic High School
  • St. Martin and St. Mary's Cof E Primary School
  • Trinity School
  • St Pius X Catholic Primary School
  • Furness Academy
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Michael James Edmondson

STEM Ambassador

About

Region

  • Cumbria

Interests

  • Chemistry
  • Design and Technology
  • engineering
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • technology

STEM Specialism

  • Science

Schools/Colleges I have worked with

  • Beckstone Primary School
  • Millom School
  • Whitehaven School
  • St Benedict's Catholic High School
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary School
  • Plumbland CofE School
  • Appleby Grammar School
  • William Howard School
  • Keswick School
  • St James' Catholic Primary School
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary School
  • Solway Community Technology College
  • John Ruskin School
  • Ennerdale and Kinniside CofE Primary School
  • Gosforth CofE School
  • Lamplugh CofE School
  • St James' CofE Junior School
  • Beckermet CofE School
  • Monkwray Junior School
  • Ashfield Junior School
  • St Bees Village Primary School
  • Bransty Primary School
  • Bassenthwaite Primary School
  • Montreal CofE Primary School
  • West Lakes Academy
  • Mayfield School
  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School
  • Cockermouth School
  • St Joseph's Catholic High School, Business and Enterprise College
  • Netherhall School
  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School
  • Thornhill Primary School
  • Hensingham Community Primary School
  • St Patrick's Catholic Primary School
  • Westfield Nursery and Primary School
  • Thornhill Primary School
  • St Patrick's Catholic Primary School
  • Southfield Technology College
  • Stainburn School and Science College
  • Eaglesfield Paddle CofE VA Primary School
  • Flimby Primary School
  • Beacon Hill Community School
  • Seaton CofE Junior School
  • Ullswater Community College
  • Trinity School
  • Kirkby Stephen Grammar School Sports College
  • Carlisle College
  • Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College
  • St Bees School - Independent
  • Lime House School
  • St Benedict's Catholic Primary School
  • Dallam School
  • Lindale CE Primary School
  • Furness College
  • Kirkbie Kendal School
  • Valley Primary School and Nursery
  • Black Combe Junior School
  • Broughton Moor Primary School
  • Derwent Vale Primary School and Nursery
  • Victoria Junior School
  • Orgill Primary School
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jennifer lucas

STEM Ambassador

About

Region

  • Cumbria

Interests

  • Chemistry
  • Maths
  • Physics

STEM Specialism

  • Science

Schools/Colleges I have worked with

  • Appleby Grammar School

Bee Bots - Control Technology Workshop

Date Submitted
18 December 2012
Subject
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
5 - 7 years
Group Size
23
Date of Event

20th March 2013 9am to 12 noon

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
3
Venue
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

Casterton School, Casterton, Kirkby Lonsdale LA6 2SG

Requested by

Contract Holder

Bee Bot Workshops

Award winning programmable floor robot, the Bee-Bot's simple and child friendly layout is a perfect starting point for teaching control, directional language and programming to young children

Bee Bots - Control Technology Workshop

Date Submitted
18 December 2012
Subject
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
5 - 7 years
Group Size
180 in total
Date of Event

18th March - All day x 4 sessions
25th March - All day x 2 sessions

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
4
Venue
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

Newbarns Primary School, Barrow In Furness LA13 9ET

Requested by

Contract Holder

Bee Bot Workshops

Award winning programmable floor robot, the Bee-Bot's simple and child friendly layout is a perfect starting point for teaching control, directional language and programming to young children

STEM Challenge - K'NEX tbc

Date Submitted
17 December 2012
Subject
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
Year 7
Group Size
120
Date of Event

6th February 2013 - 8.30am to 3.30pm

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
5+
Venue
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

Furness Academy, Thorncliffe Road, Barrow In Furness LA14 5QP

Requested by

Contract Holder

STEM Challenge activity - possibly K'NEX Challenge

Bee Bots - Control Technology Workshop x 2 sessions

Date Submitted
13 December 2012
Subject
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
Year 3
Group Size
26 each session - morning and afternoon
Date of Event

11th March 9am - 3pm

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
2
Venue
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

Windermere CE Junior School, Princes Road, Windermere LA23 2DD

Requested by

Contract Holder

Bee Bot Workshops

Award winning programmable floor robot, the Bee-Bot's simple and child friendly layout is a perfect starting point for teaching control, directional language and programming to young children

Science at the Dock Museum

Date Submitted
13 December 2012
Subject
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
KS3
Group Size
40 x 4 hourly sessions
Date of Event

15th March 2013 - 9am - 3.30pm

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
4
Venue
Dock Museum, North Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 2PW
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

4 Secondary Schools from the Furness Area

Requested by

Contract Holder

4 hands on activity sessions to be repeated each hour for each School, your role would be as a buddy to support the groups as they go around each activity.

Robodance Competition

Date Submitted
13 December 2012
Subject
Course/qualifications
Age of Students
KS3
Group Size
80 over 2 days
Date of Event

26th and 27th March 2013 - all day - 9am to 3.30pm

Region
Cumbria
Local Authority
Cumbria
Number of Ambasssdors Needed
5+
Venue
Involved School, Colleges and Organisations

Netherhall School, Netherhall Road, Maryport CA15 6NT

Requested by

Contract Holder

Robodance Competition, programme Lego smart bricks via infra red and laptop computer to perform a series of moves to music and ending in a 'dance off' competition to see whose robot performs best to the music