Future masterclasses




MicroPython and the BBC Microbit

The BBC Microbit is landing in schools this term - one for each student in Year 7. Not heard of the Microbit? It's a small microcontroller with a 5 by 5 display, two buttons, an...

Starts Sun, 15th May 2016, runs for 1 day, Bristol, Bristol. NCYG 7, 8, 9.

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This is REAL Rocket Science

This is your opportunity to take part in International Rocket Science. Major Tim Peake is currently resident on the International Space Station. Tomorrows Achievers is taking part in the Royal Horticultural Society's Rocket (lettuce) project....

Starts Sun, 15th May 2016, runs for 1 day, Altrincham, North West. NCYG 3, 4, 5, 6.

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Castaway!

Imagine you are stranded on a remote and isolated desert island with a group of children your age and NO adults. As castaways on a desert island we must work out how to survive. How...

Starts Sun, 15th May 2016, runs for 1 day, Bristol, Bristol. NCYG 4, 5, 6.

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Maths is challenging, but fun, honest!

Following our earlier masterclass, we are offering another day of brand new challenges seeking to build understanding, confidence and application in further areas of maths, seeking to develop all the basic skills to become a...

Starts Sun, 15th May 2016, runs for 1 day, Bristol, Bristol. NCYG 1, 2, 3.

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Spring Science Showcase

Flowers bloom and new life is all around! Use a digital microscope to identify parts of a flower. Why is this sticky pollen so important? Take a closer look at eggs and some of the...

Starts Sun, 15th May 2016, runs for 1 day, Altrincham, North West. NCYG 1, 2.

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RATS - Reasoning And Thinking Skills

Ever been interested in how detectives solve crimes, how lawyers build court cases or how politicians create speeches? If any of these appeal to you then RATS is the perfect course for you! You will...

Starts Sat, 21st May 2016, runs for 1 day, Telford, Black Country. NCYG 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.

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The Innovators!

Can you be an innovator like Shakespeare and Leonardo da Vinci? Did you know that Shakespeare is said to have invented more than 1700 new words? Find out more about the words he invented, discover...

Starts Sat, 21st May 2016, runs for 1 day, Birmingham, East Midlands. NCYG 5, 6.

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Atomic Biscuits - Eat the Atom, Bouncing Custard, Chemistry Candles…

Anything can happen in this fun-packed day of extraordinary kitchen sink chemistry. You will even combine learning about the science of cookies with developing a deeper understanding of particle physics. Kindly supported by the Mercers'...

Starts Sat, 21st May 2016, runs for 1 day, Telford, Black Country. NCYG 3, 4.

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Maths and the Science of Winning

We all love games but even better we love to win! Join us on this fascinating masterclass to make and learn some new games and investigate the science and maths behind each game. With the...

Starts Sat, 21st May 2016, runs for 1 day, Telford, Black Country. NCYG 5, 6, 7.

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Numbers can be Fun – Honest!

A day of fun and games, challenges and puzzles, designed to build your skills, confidence and application when working with numbers and the important functions in maths. Learn to co-operate with others as well as...

Starts Sat, 21st May 2016, runs for 1 day, Birmingham, East Midlands. NCYG 3, 4.

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Stop Motion Animation

Make an animated film using stop motion. You will be using professional equipment to record your animation, edit the film and add sound. The animation will be made using card cut-outs similar to "South Park"...

Starts Sun, 22nd May 2016, runs for 1 day, Islington, South East / London. NCYG 4, 5, 6.

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Red Planet - Mars Maths, Mystery and a Dust Cloud of Science

Far, far away, gigantic and mysterious, a barren red ball turns and churns its clouds of stinging red dust. Light years away, turbulent and waiting to be explored - it waits for us to discover...

Starts Sun, 22nd May 2016, runs for 1 day, South East / London. NCYG 5, 6.

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Code Breaker

What do Alan Turing, Leonardo Da Vinci and Caesar have in common? They were all master mathematicians with the ability to write and break secret codes - known as the study of Cryptology. Enter a...

Starts Sun, 22nd May 2016, runs for 1 day, South East / London. NCYG 3, 4.

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Maths is Challenging, but Fun - Honest! (Workshop 3)

Following our earlier masterclass, we are offering another day of brand new challenges seeking to build understanding, confidence and application in further areas of maths, seeking to develop all the basic skills to become a...

Starts Sun, 22nd May 2016, runs for 1 day, South East / London. NCYG 1, 2.

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Ten Fingers or Two: How Computers Count

We humans count in tens because we have ten fingers. Computers use zeros and ones. You will explore the world of binary, denary and hex number systems, learning to program displays with 64 LEDs to...

Starts Sun, 22nd May 2016, runs for 1 day, South East / London. NCYG 7, 8, 9.

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