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* 2005 Events

December

12 & 15 December Spectroscopy Tours for A2 students

9th December 'Sharing Good Practice in Outreach Activities' Workshop

Tim Harrison attended this workshop and outlined the many outreach activities organised by Bristol ChemLabS.

The workshop was organised through The Higher Education Academy - Physical Sciences Centre Conference and was held at the University of Warwick. It was attended by around forty delegates from British universities.

November

30 November Structure and Bonding workshops for Yr 10 students

28 November Bristol ChemLabS Schools Project Presentation at National Launch of the Shape the Future Campaign

Three science students from Rednock School presented work as part of the ‘Climate in the Classroom Project’ to several hundred educators and industrialists at a launch of a campaign to stimulate interest in engineering. Click Here to find out how they got on.

26 November Perfume Chemistry Workshop, Badminton School

A "Perfume Chemistry Workshop" trial was held on the 26th of November at Badminton School. John Stephen the perfumer and owner of the Cotswold Perfumery engaged a group of Post 16 students in the theory behind perfume construction, how the industry works, careers and how best to use buy and store perfumes.

students undertaking the workshop

A major section of the day was given over to the creation of individual perfumes and their packaging by each of the students present.

The event was partly sponsored by Bristol ChemLabS and following this successful trial, further workshops are planned, including a session for School of Chemistry undergraduate students in February.

Picture Credit - Mr Tim Harrison

16 November Post 16 Chemistry Week Extra Conference

9 November Post 16 Chemistry Week Conference

Click here for a short review of the day

7 November RSC Top of the Bench Competition heats

Click here for a short review of the day

October

12 October Structure and Bonding workshops for Yr 10 students

September 2005

Half-day Spectroscopy workshops for A2 Chemistry students

28 September SLC-SW Masterclass - 1 day course: Using Demonstrations and Practicals to enthuse KS3 & KS4 Chemistry Students

August 2005

25 July – Aug 5 The National Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth (NAGTY) Summer School 2005

31st August Closer links with science colleges

July 2005

4 – 9 July Sutton Trust Summer School (Y12)

5 – 9 July Higher Education Summer School (Y10)

7 July Bristol ChemLabS and Rednock School project wins the South West regional final of the Express Yourself Conference

13 July Using Demonstrations and Practicals to enthuse KS3 & KS4 Chemistry Students

25 July – Aug 5 NAGTY Chemistry Summer School (14-16 yr olds)

13 July SLC-SW Masterclass - 1 day course: Using Demonstrations and Practicals to enthuse KS3 & KS4 Chemistry Students

June 2005

21 June Spectroscopy Masterclass for A2 Chemistry teachers. Sponsored by the Royal Society of Chemistry

23 June Open Day

27 June Science and Medicine Day

25 – 30 June Chemistry gets Physical, a summer school for visually impaired students

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