At SED Science Education, we believe that science education should be rooted in real, concrete science while taking an innovative and engaging approach to help students understand the world around them. Our programmes are designed and delivered by passionate practitioners who are dedicated to inspiring students and creating exciting opportunities for learning.
Classroom topics are brought to life with our workshops that closely match your scheme of work. Pupils learn how to think and work like a scientist, how to apply what they have learned to the real world, and how to develop the skills relevant to a career in science. Our science-based programmes use creative approaches to clarify difficult concepts, challenge thinking, and introduce new scientific content.
We understand the challenges of delivering whole-school approaches to science and have created a range of options to make it easy for teachers to bring exciting science learning to their classrooms.
One of our most popular offerings is the Big Science Day, which is perfect for engaging multiple year groups. Our Big Science Day can comprise of different workshops exploring a range of scientific topics or age-differentiated activities all focused on a single scientific theme. These workshops are designed to build on students' existing knowledge, enhance progression, and boost motivation in science.
Our mobile lab, SED Hub, is equipped with all the necessary resources to bring our workshops to schools, community events, festivals, summer schemes, after-school clubs, and even birthday parties. We believe that every child deserves access to quality science education, and we are committed to making this a reality.
Our inspirational workshops are available in various formats, which are differentiated for age and ability, and can be delivered during World Space Week or any time throughout the school year. These workshops provide a great opportunity for teachers to experience innovative, inspiring, and cross-curricular approaches to teaching space science. Many of the approaches require minimal resources and can be shared with colleagues and implemented into science lessons the very next day.
Our workshops are always rooted in the curriculum, ensuring that the content is aligned with learning objectives and outcomes. With SED Science Education, you can rest assured that you are getting a quality science education programme that will engage and inspire students while supporting them in their scientific learning journey.
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An introductory course that teaches kids the basics of artificial intelligence, including machine learning concepts and real-world applications.
Kids will learn how to create AI-powered projects using Scratch, a beginner-friendly coding platform, and explore the fun side of AI programming.
This course combines gaming and AI, allowing kids to create and train AI-powered game characters while learning about AI's role in the gaming industry.
Kids will build and program robots with AI capabilities, introducing them to the world of robotics and machine learning in a hands-on way.
Explore the ethical aspects of AI with kid-friendly examples and discussions on fairness, bias, and responsible AI development.
Kids will design their own chatbots and virtual assistants, learning how AI powers natural language understanding and human-computer interaction.
Explore the exciting world of AI and VR. Kids will learn to create AI-driven VR experiences, merging two cutting-edge technologies.
Dive into the world of AI with fun and interactive lessons designed for kids, sparking their curiosity and creativity while introducing them to the basics of artificial intelligence.
Empower your child to code and create using AI technologies, teaching them the fundamentals of machine learning in a playful and accessible way.
Embark on a coding adventure tailored for young learners, where kids can explore the exciting world of programming through hands-on activities and creative challenges.
A beginner's course that introduces kids to the fundamentals of coding through fun and interactive activities and games.
Learn coding with Scratch, a visual programming language designed for kids. Create animations, games, and stories while building a strong foundation in coding.
An introduction to Python programming language for kids, teaching them the basics of coding and problem-solving using Python.
Combine gaming and coding by learning to create Minecraft mods. Kids can customize their Minecraft worlds using Java programming.
Dive into robotics and coding by building and programming robots. Kids will learn to control robots to perform tasks and solve challenges.
Kids can design and develop their own mobile apps using simple app-building platforms, gaining insight into the world of app development.
Explore game development with Unity, a powerful game engine. Kids will create their own 2D and 3D games while learning coding concepts.
Merge coding with art and music, allowing kids to create interactive art projects and compose music through coding.
Learn coding while exploring the world of animation. Kids will create animated stories and characters using coding principles.
Inspire young coders to unleash their creativity by teaching them how to design and code their own interactive games, fostering essential programming skills while having a blast.
Delve into the fascinating world of robotics, where you'll learn the principles of designing, building, and programming robots, setting the foundation for a future in cutting-edge technology.
Take your robotics skills to the next level by mastering advanced concepts such as autonomous navigation, computer vision, and machine learning, equipping you to build robots that can think and act on their own.
An entry-level course that introduces kids to the basics of robotics, including robot components, programming, and hands-on robot building.
Learn robotics through LEGO Mindstorms kits. Kids will build and program robots, solving challenges and engaging in creative robotics projects.
Dive into robotics with VEX IQ, where kids design and build robots, compete in robotics challenges, and gain hands-on experience in engineering and coding.
Explore the world of robotics with Arduino. Kids will build and program robots using Arduino microcontrollers to perform various tasks.
Combine robotics and artificial intelligence. Kids will build smart robots that can recognize objects, follow lines, and respond to voice commands.
Learn to program and pilot drones. Kids will understand drone technology, write code for autonomous flights, and engage in drone racing challenges.
Build and control robotic arms. Kids will explore the mechanics of robot arms, program them to perform tasks, and learn about automation.
Engage in exciting challenges with autonomous robots. Kids will program robots to navigate mazes, complete obstacle courses, and more.
Dive into artificial intelligence within robotics. Kids will create robots that can recognize faces, objects, and even play games using AI algorithms.
Compete in sumo robot battles. Kids will design and program robots to compete in exciting sumo wrestling-style competitions.
An introductory course that simplifies blockchain technology for kids, explaining the concept of decentralized ledgers and how cryptocurrencies work.
Combine gaming and blockchain by learning to create blockchain-based games. Kids will explore the integration of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and smart contracts.
Kids will discover the world of digital wallets and cryptocurrencies. They'll learn how to set up wallets, make transactions, and understand the security aspects.
Explore blockchain's role in art and collectibles. Kids can create and trade digital art using blockchain technology and NFTs.
Learn how blockchain enhances supply chain transparency. Kids will understand how blockchain can track the journey of products from manufacturing to consumers.
Dive into smart contracts on the blockchain. Kids will explore how these self-executing contracts work and create their own simple smart contracts.
Learn how blockchain can secure digital identities. Kids will explore identity verification and authentication using blockchain technology.
Discover how blockchain is revolutionizing the gaming and entertainment industries. Kids can create blockchain-based games and content.
Explore how blockchain is used for social good. Kids will learn about blockchain's role in charity, transparent donations, and solving real-world issues.
Explore the delicate balance of marine ecosystems and learn how to protect them for future generations.
Dive into the science of the world's oceans, from physical oceanography to biological oceanography.
Study the vast array of marine life and discover strategies for preserving this precious diversity.
Uncover the secrets of whales, dolphins, and seals and gain insights into their behavior and conservation.
Delve into the vibrant world of coral reefs, their inhabitants, and the challenges they face in today's changing oceans.
Learn how to manage fisheries responsibly and ensure the long-term sustainability of fish stocks.
Investigate the impact of pollution on marine environments and discover strategies for cleaning and protecting our oceans.
Explore the microscopic life that plays a crucial role in marine ecosystems and global nutrient cycles.
Understand the geological processes shaping our coastlines and their implications for marine ecosystems.
Discover how cutting-edge biotechnology is revolutionizing marine research and conservation efforts.
Explore the legal and policy frameworks that govern marine conservation efforts worldwide.
Learn how technology and data analysis are used to study and monitor marine environments from a distance.
Dive into the world of marine invertebrates, from mollusks to arthropods, and their unique adaptations.
Discover the science and practices behind sustainable seafood production and marine aquaculture.
Understand the mathematical and computational tools used to simulate and predict marine ecosystem dynamics.
Discover the fascinating world of life sciences in this interactive course. Dive into the study of living organisms, ecosystems, and genetics through engaging activities and experiments.
Unravel the mysteries of cells and microorganisms in this hands-on biology adventure. Explore cell structure, functions, and the amazing world of microscopic life.
Join the EcoTrailblazers and venture into diverse ecosystems worldwide. Learn about food chains, environmental conservation, and the delicate balance of our planet's ecosystems.
Become a genetic detective and unlock the secrets of DNA. Investigate inheritance, traits, and genetic variations through fun experiments and problem-solving.
Step into the shoes of a wildlife warrior and explore the world of animals and conservation. Learn about endangered species, biodiversity, and the importance of protecting our planet's wildlife.
Delve into the fascinating realm of plants and botany. Study plant growth, photosynthesis, and ecosystems while conducting plant-based experiments.
Dive deep into marine biology and the mysteries of the ocean. Investigate marine ecosystems, aquatic life, and the importance of preserving our oceans.
Journey into the microscopic universe of microbes and bacteria. Learn about their roles in health, disease, and the environment through exciting experiments.
Explore the theory of evolution and the history of life on Earth. Investigate adaptation, natural selection, and the fascinating process of species development.
Delve into the cutting-edge world of biotechnology. Learn about genetic engineering, cloning, and the impact of biotech advancements on our lives.
Embark on a journey through the diverse animal kingdom. Learn about animal classification, behavior, and adaptations in this exciting exploration of zoology.
Delve into the ethical considerations of biology and scientific advancements. Examine topics such as cloning, genetic engineering, and environmental ethics, and engage in thought-provoking discussions about the moral dilemmas in the field of biology.
Embark on a cosmic journey to explore the wonders of the universe. Discover the mysteries of space, time, and celestial phenomena through interactive lessons and experiments.
Blast off into the cosmos and delve into the realm of astronomy and space exploration. Learn about stars, planets, galaxies, and the history of human space exploration.
Join the playful world of Newton's laws of motion and engage in exciting experiments and projects. Learn about inertia, forces, and how motion affects our daily lives.
Dive into the fascinating world of energy and its various forms. Explore concepts of potential and kinetic energy, electricity, and the role of energy in our environment.
Experience the magic of light and optics. Study the behavior of light waves, reflection, refraction, and the fascinating world of optics and visual perception.
Shrink down to the quantum level and explore the intriguing world of quantum physics. Learn about particles, wave-particle duality, and the mysterious principles of quantum mechanics.
Get magnetized with a course in magnetism and electromagnetism. Discover the principles behind magnets, magnetic fields, and their applications in everyday technology.
Illuminate your understanding of electricity and circuits. Explore the flow of electric current, circuit design, and the role of electricity in modern technology.
Dive into the physics of sound and music. Learn about sound waves, musical instruments, and the principles of acoustics in this melodious journey.
Surf the waves of physics in this course dedicated to the study of waves. Investigate different wave types, wave interference, and their significance in our world.
Venture into the world of particle physics, where you'll explore the building blocks of the universe. Learn about subatomic particles, particle accelerators, and the fundamental forces of nature.
Take a glimpse into the future of physics with this course that explores emerging concepts and technologies, such as quantum computing, space exploration, and the potential for time travel.
Embark on a journey through the world of chemistry and explore the properties of matter, chemical reactions, and the periodic table in this captivating course.
Dive into the periodic table and get to know the elements that make up our world. Learn about the properties, uses, and fascinating history of chemical elements.
Zoom in on the world of molecules and chemical compounds. Explore molecular structures, bonding, and reactions through hands-on experiments and simulations.
Investigate the thrilling world of chemical reactions. Understand the factors that drive reactions, catalysis, and the importance of equilibrium in the chemistry of our daily lives.
Dive into the world of acids and bases and explore the pH scale. Learn about the properties of different acids and bases and their applications in various industries.
Shrink down to the atomic scale and uncover the mysteries of atoms and subatomic particles. Explore atomic structure, isotopes, and atomic interactions.
Immerse yourself in the world of color chemistry. Investigate the science behind pigments, dyes, and the magic of color changing reactions.
Explore the intersection of chemistry and cooking. Learn about the science of food preparation, flavor chemistry, and the secrets behind your favorite dishes.
Learn about the principles of green chemistry and its role in creating sustainable and environmentally friendly products and processes.
Explore the vital connection between chemistry and medicine. Investigate pharmaceuticals, drug development, and the role of chemistry in healthcare.
Study the chemistry of the environment and its impact on our planet. Examine topics such as air and water quality, pollution, and the chemistry of climate change.
Combine your passion for art and chemistry. Discover how chemistry influences art conservation, pigments, and the creation of artistic masterpieces.