Learners are introduced to what STEM means before taking part in an interactive quiz using the polling features of the webinar platform.
Typical quizzes feature questions on employment in STEM, women in STEM, logic puzzles, maths problems and general STEM knowledge. Quizzes can be tailored to different ages and abilities, and can include questions from specific curriculum areas or topics.
This workshop works best with pupils at home however we can run an in-school quiz and provide quiz worksheets for pupils or they can join on school computers.
Some of our quizzes include:
Minimum of 15 participants, maximum of 300 participants.
Cost will be dependent on the number of learners and the workshop duration.
45 mins to 1 hour depending on the school's timetable. Can be delivered to multiple groups at the same time or across a day. This session could also be used as part of a bigger STEM day.
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Develop engineering employability skills
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
The Gatsby benchmarks are a framework for good careers guidance for schools across all of England and in some areas across the rest of the UK. This experience helps your school to reach the following benchmarks:
The essential skills every young person needs to succeed in education and their future career. Find out more at the Skills Builder Partnership. This experience builds the following skills:
Listening - the ability to listen and understand information.
Staying Positive - the ability to use tactics to overcome setbacks and achieve goals.
Inspiring young people with a series of career-focused discussions on the technology industry.
Interactive and engaging experience to support classroom-based STEM learning.
Enthuse and educate girls about the broad range of engineering careers available to them.