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STEAM Faculty

Science Technology Engineering Art Mathematics

Stimulating the enquiring mind.

Mission Statement

At Eldon Grove Academy, we celebrate STEAM  by providing opportunities for curricular enrichment that meets the interests and talents of our children in order to unleash their potential.

British Science Week

British Science Week is a week-long celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths.

Projects

Throughout the year, children are encouraged to share their learning with parents and carers with the opportunity to produce a meaningful project.

STEAM Ambassadors

These children represent Eldon Grove Academy at STEAM workshops at High Tunstall and take on the role of mentors to younger children during British Science Week.

Eco

Our garden allotment allows the children to explore various areas of the curriculum such as Investigative Science and observational drawing in Art.

Useful websites

https://www.stem.org.uk/home-learning/primary

http://www.physics.org/marvinandmilo.asp

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z2pfb9q

https://ttrockstars.com/

Guest speakers

Marcus Du Sautoy (British mathematician)  

 Professor Robert Winston ( British Professor and Scientist)

NASA Astronaut 


Brilliant Club

Pupils have worked with PHD tutors at Durham University experiencing university-style tutorials through the Scholars Programme, completing a written assignment around curriculum areas such as Science and Maths. The assignments are marked to a strict criteria and many of our pupils have achieved high recognition for their work.


Resources

BBC Bitesize KS1 Science

BBC Bitesize KS2 Science

Science Museum

RSPB Games and Activities

BP Resources

Top Marks Science Resources

Fizzics Education Resources

Food Facts

KonnectHQ Science Facts

https://www.stormeducational.co.uk/prev/science/pairing/pairing.html


Challenges

Beat the flood stem challenge.pptx

Floating garden stem challenge.pptx

Make a convayer belt stem challenge.pptx

Plastic problems stem challenge.pptx

Stick gear stem challenge.pptx

stop the spread stem challenge.pptx

Straw roller coaster stem challenge.pptx