FREE EDF Energy Workshop and Assembly (Somerset & North Somerset)

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Year 8 and 9 Careers Assemblies – 30 minute session

This is a great opportunity for students and teachers in Somerset and North Somerset to find out more about the nuclear power station under construction at Hinkley Point and the fantastic careers opportunities on offer for young people throughout the build and future operation of the plant. Assemblies will be delivered by EDF Energy employee volunteers.

 

STEM Day workshops

Year 8 – I day             Year 9 – 2 hour session x 2 per day

STEM subjects obviously play a big part in the work we do and these practical hands-on sessions really bring that work to life and link to the curriculum.

Year 8 students work in teams completing their own ‘design and make’ project. The teams will design, test and modify their Egg protection vehicles before presenting their final solutions.  For this Year 8 workshop we can work with up to 100 students per day. We bring all the equipment and resources.

Year 9 students will have an opportunity to consider how electricity is generated and discuss the relative merits of each method.  The groups will make their own wind turbine and generators. We can work with up to 45 students per 2 hour session and could run two sessions per day. We bring all the equipment and resources. (with smaller groups this could be run in a large classroom)

For all sessions, we need the use of a school hall and the support of at least two teachers.  For assemblies, a laptop and projector are requested.

 

To book assemblies and STEM Days please complete this form.

Places are offered on a first come first served basis. THIS IS ONLY AVAILABLE FOR SCHOOLS IN SOMERSET AND NORTH SOMERSET.

If you have any queries please contact us at admin@stemworks.co.uk  

Got any questions?

Just get in touch with us and we'll do our best to help tailor the workshop to your requirements.

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