Outreach

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

OCTOBER 2019 

Monday, 21st October 2019: Chill-out Challenge [Attain Programme] 

90 students in KS2 from Wolvercote Primary School, Oxford, advanced their understanding of practical chemistry, developing skills through a practical challenge focused on endothermic reactions. Oxford Chemistry worked with School Teacher Erin Burns in the organisation of this event.

NOVEMBER 2019

Tuesday 12th November 2019: Chill-out Challenge [Attain Programme]

90 students in KS2 from St. Joseph’s Primary School, Caterton, advanced their understanding the use of endothermic reactions for homotherms, as part of a wider focus on a survival theme this term. Oxford Chemistry worked with Head of Science, Liz Henderson, in the organisation of this event.

JANUARY 2020

Thursday 9th January 2020: Chill-out Challenge [Attain Programme]

30 students in Year 6 from West Oxford Community Primary School will advance their understanding the use of endothermic reactions by undertaking a practical challenge. Oxford Chemistry is working with teacher, Fiona Bethel, in the organisation of this event.

FEBRUARY 2020

Monday 3rd February 2020: Chill-out Challenge [Attain Programme]

30 students in Year 6 from North Hinksey Primary School will advance their understanding the use of endothermic reactions by undertaking a practical challenge. Oxford Chemistry is working with teacher, Linda Colucci, in the organisation of this event.

JUNE 2020

CANCELLED Thursday 25th June: Primary Science Day 2020 [Aspire Programme]

A fun and educational day of science activities for students in Year 5 and 6. The event aims to inspire students, engage their curiosity and create excitement around science.

The day includes:
* Hands-on experiments
* A whizz-bang Chemistry lecture-demonstration
* An opportunity to meet current undergraduate students and scientists

This event is for Year 5/6 and is limited to 15 places per school.

The event is being supported and run by Departments in the Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Division of the University of Oxford

To book a place, click here

Contact

Saskia O'Sullivan
Educational Outreach Officer

Chemistry Teaching Laboratory
South Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3PS

E: outreach@chem.ox.ac.uk
T: 01865 281510