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Activities run by the Bristol ChemLabS Outreach team for primary schools

Teachers are asked to check back to these pages regularly to see details about these events as they become available. Those members of our Primary Schools network will have the details of events sent to them as soon as they become available. Teachers who are not yet part of this network may join simply by emailing chemart-quiz@bristol.ac.uk.

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For an "at-a-glance" overview of all Bristol ChemLabS Outreach activities please check the general Outreach activies page.  

2022

2021

12 November: Science Assembly Visit, Broomhill Junior School, Brislington, Bristol

Jonny Furze will be visiting this local primary school to present the science assembly 'Gases in the Air' to 50 Year 5 students and 2 teaching staff during the morning. The children are currently studying materials science.

Bristol ChemLabS will be working with teacher Rachael Lucking in the organisation of this visit. The event is sponsored by the Bristol and District section of the RSC and the ACRG at the University of Bristol.

15 November: RSC Science Assembly Visit, Russell Scott Primary School, Denton, Manchester

Tim Harrison, Dudley Shallcross and Jonny Furze will be visiting this primary school in the NW during a short tour, to present the science assembly 'Gases in the Air' during the morning.

Bristol ChemLabS will be working with new PSTT College Fellow Lynne Biancci in the organisation of this visit.

The visit is sponsored by a small outreach grant from the RSC and from a portfolio of NERC grants held by the Atmospheric Chemistry Research Group (ACRG) at the University of Bristol.

16 November: PSTT New Fellows Science Assembly Visit, Horbury Bridge CE Academy Junior School, Horbury Bridge, Wakefield, W. Yorks

Tentative. Tim Harrison and Jonny Furze will be visiting this primary school during a short tour of N. England, to present the science assembly 'Gases in the Air' during the afternoon.

Bristol ChemLabS will be working with new PSTT College Fellow Rachel Riley in the organisation of this visit.

The visits are sponsored by a portfolio of NERC grants held by the Atmospheric Chemistry Research Group (ACRG) at the University of Bristol.

02 December: Science Assembly Visit, Wimbledon High School, Wimbledon, SW London

Tentative: Tim Harrison, Dudley Shallcross and Jonny Furze will be visiting the primary school section of Wimbledon High School to present the science assembly 'Gases in the Air' during the afternoon. the school will also invite some pupils along from their partnership schools.

Bristol ChemLabS will be working with new PSTT College Fellow Alex Farrer in the organisation of this visit.

The visit is sponsored by a portfolio of NERC grants held by the Atmospheric Chemistry Research Group (ACRG) at the University of Bristol.

09 December: Lecture Demonstration, Marlborough College, Marlborough, Wilts

Bristol ChemLabS outreach is expected to resume its annual visit to Marlborough College to give the 'Gases in the Air' lecture to local primary and prep. schools. There will be 2 lectures at the school during the afternoon, one of which will be to the local primary and prep schools. Bristol ChemLabS is again working with Gary Doyle in the organisation of this visit. The event is supported by the Bristol and District section of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

14 December: Schools Christmas Lecture Demonstration, Bristol ChemLabS

We hope to reinstate our primary Christmas lecture demonstration for local schools in December as a live chemistry event.

We are earmarking Wednesday 14 December for this. The lecture demonstration 'Gases in the Air' is likely to be an afternoon event 1:45 -2:45 pm. Confirmation of the date, timings and of the programme will appear in the September newsletter. The event will be sponsored by the Bristol and District section of the RSC so admission will be free of charge.

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