Linking learning to STEM careers

  • Key Stage 2
  • A standalone activity
  • Lesson materials that are adaptable
  • Support to plan an event or activity
  • Embed in curriculum
  • Involve employers and parents
  • Open to all
  • Personalised and relevant to age group
  • Start early
  • Whole school
  • Junior
  • Large school
  • PRU
  • Rural
  • SEND school
  • Small school
  • Urban
  • Teacher
  • Creative arts and design
  • Energy and utilities
  • Engineering
  • Environment and agriculture
  • Lesson plan
  • Presentation
  • Worksheets

This resource has been developed to support the delivery of a STEM competition within your school. It is designed to run alongside normal classroom learning and can be used accordingly to suit individual school’s topics, values and timeframes.

The key aims of running this competition are to:

  • Help students gain an insight into environmental issues
  • Develop student’s employability skills
  • Learn about a range of STEM careers
  • Integrate opportunities for employer engagement into lessons
Introduction and overview
Image
Download PDF
Teachers guidance
Image
Download PDF
Lesson 1
Lesson 1 - The Big Issue
Image
Download PPTX
Activity sheet - Decompose Timeline
Image
Download PDF
Activity sheet - Energy Wordsearch
Image
Download PDF
Lesson 2
Lesson 2 - STEM Competition
Image
Download PPTX
Pupil design worksheet
Image
Download PDF
Home Energy Facts worksheet
Image
Download PDF
Top Tips for Students
Image
Download PDF