Mini Big Bang Day @ Thornton Science Park - Chester Uni

Wednesday, 23 November '16   9:30am – 2:30pm GMT
Thornton Science Park, University of Chester, Pool Lane, Ince, Cheshire, CH2 4NU
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Mini Big Bang - Workshop Day

at Thornton Science Park in partnership with MNCO

Wednesday 23rd November, 09.30 - 14.45

All About STEM, in partnership with the Merseyside Network for Collaborative Outreach is delighted to be able to invite your school to take part in one of our 'Mini Big Bang Workshop Days'. This is a free-of charge STEM inspirational event with hands-on, workshops & sessions provided by Universities & STEM organisations in our region.

You can book to bring a group of ten year 8 or 9 students & you will experience 4 forty-five minute workshops provided by...

  • Liverpool John Moores University - Oceanography & Food webs - chemistry, biology & ecology
  • LIPA - Sound engineering & technology. The physics of sound & creating sound FX
  • Farm Urban - learn how to make an Aquaponics System & understand the chemistry behind it
  • University of Liverpool - meet the EdPsych team & learn about the social science of behaviour & mind

Typical timings for a day like this are...

09.30 – 09.45  Schools arrive & register
09.45 – 10.00  Opening Welcome & split into groups
10.00 – 10.15  Careers talk
10.20 – 11.05  Workshop 1
11.10 – 11.55  Workshop 2
12.00 – 12.30  - Lunch break -
12.35 – 13.20  Workshop 3
13.25 – 14.10  Workshop 4
14.10 – 14.20  Evaluations & wrap up
14.20 – 14.30  All to depart

This event is very kindly funded and paid for by MNCO & is a part of our Big Bang in the North West events programme!

Risk assessment & media consent form can be downloaded directly from this site. If you have any trouble please contact us via email.

Tickets

Book to bring a group of ten students
1 available until Tue 22 Nov '16 9:30am
Location

Thornton Science Park
University of Chester
Pool Lane, Ince
Cheshire
CH2 4NU