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New Dates: Salters’ Institute Festivals of Chemistry!
Building on the success of their current Festivals of Chemistry programme, the Salters’ Institute are piloting further events for YEAR 9 students. Their pilot in the North West takes place on Friday the 7th of July 2017 at The University of Liverpool.
Salters’ Institute Festivals of Chemistry
When? 51 Festivals run between March and June 2017
Who can participate?
A school may enter one team of four students from:
• Year 7 and/or 8 in England and Wales
• Year P7 and/or S1 in Scotland
• Year 8 and/or 9 in Northern Ireland
• Primary 6 and/or Secondary Year 1 in the Republic of Ireland
Students will experience:
• Exciting hands-on practical Chemistry challenges in University/College labs
• Carrying out investigations “like a real Chemist”
• Team working and independent problem solving
• Amazing chemical demonstrations
• Prize giving ceremony with prizes for winning schools
• Fun prizes and certificates for all participants
Calling all Chemistry Teachers!
• Meet your local RSC Education Co-ordinator
• A chance to network with like-minded colleagues
• Participate in CPD opportunities
Cost? Only £30 (¤35) per school (non-refundable) plus travel expenses
How to Enter?
For further information on the Salters’ Institute Festivals of Chemistry please visit our website and enter a team online www.festivalsofchemistry.co.uk
North West Events:
Lancaster University – Wednesday 24th May
The University of Liverpool – Wednesday 7th June
Liverpool John Moores University – Tuesday 9th May
The University of Manchester (1st Festival) – Monday 12th June
The University of Manchester (2nd Festival) – Wednesday 14th June
The University of Manchester (3rd Festival) – Friday 16th June
NEW – University of Liverpool Friday 7th July 2017 at The University of Liverpool.
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