Techniquest Glyndwr

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Techniquest Glyndwr is the nerve-centre for Science in North Wales and beyond. With over 65 hands on exhibits across five zones your pupils will remain engaged and enthralled with amazing STEM activities that fit your needs.

From KS1 up to KS5 we cater for all across various subjects that relate to the curriculum and enhance your learning experience.

Techniquest Glyndwr offer extensive coverage and offer visits both in centre and to your school, where we make the wonder of science come to life in your very own back-yard!

Available for half or a full day, Techniquest Glyndwr offers 50+ different activities all crafted to aid the learning of students, bringing the best out of them throughout the session with engaging and enthralling sessions that stick in the mind when they head back into the classroom.

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Why book Techniquest Glyndwr for School Trips and Educational Visits?

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Techniquest Glyndwr offers a wide range of activities with over 50 available to students of all ages. With it's hands-on approach students will come away with more than just a smile on their faces.

During the warmer months you can explore the wonder of our new Science Garden on site with a fantastic mixture of both plant and wildlife.

Our sizeable lunch room is available to cater for your group with plenty of space whilst our classrooms and laboratory are a perfect place to take in information when not engaging with our exhibits.

Which Curriculum Subjects do you cater for?

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Teaching about the methods of STEM subjects throughout a pioneering century. From the history behind man's greatest achievements to the basics of STEM's foundations we cater for all.

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Curriculum topics available: Sound, Light, Forces and magnets, Earth and space, Forces.

We've a number of different activities to cover all aspects of Science. This includes workshops, live science shows and lab sessions in centre, whilst our extensive programme can also come to your school.

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Curriculum topics available: States of Matter, Properties and changes of materials, Scientists and inventors.

We've a number of different activities to cover all aspects of Science. This includes workshops, live science shows and lab sessions in centre, whilst our extensive programme can also come to your school.

green tick Biology

Curriculum topics available: Plants, Animals including humans, Everyday materials, Living things and habitats, Evolution and inheritance, Digestive System, Ecology and environment, Circulatory system .

We've a number of different activities to cover all aspects of Science. This includes workshops, live science shows and lab sessions in centre, whilst our extensive programme can also come to your school.

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Curriculum topics available: Logic and Problem Solving, Measurement, Algebra, Shape, Graphs and data.

Our extensive education programme contains numerous maths workshops to fit around your curriculum. Our workshops are designed to engage and enthuse pupils in the world of maths and leave them with a better understanding of the subject.

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Curriculum topics available: Mechanics and engineering.

Technology is a major aspect of the modern world and Techniquest Glyndwr aims to offer engaging shows and workshops in the field. As a STEM location our passionate staff have crafted together an enormous amount of activities to introduce children to the world of Tech.

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Curriculum topics available: Robotics, Coding, Information and Communications Technology, Algorythms and data.

Computing is a large part of society and equipping children for this gives them a huge advantage. Our knowledgable staff cater to the needs of your school with a large catalogue of computing activities.

What activities are available during group visits?

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We cover a range of over 50 STEM subjects ranging from KS1 to KS5.

What size groups do you cater for?

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We can cater for groups of up to 150.

Do you offer on-site classroom facilities?

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We have classrooms as well as a laboratory available.

Is there first aid on site?

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Yes, we have First Aid trained staff first aid boxes located in every building.

Do you offer access for visitors with disabilities?

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Multi-building site with covered walkway between buildings. Car park adjacent to the centre (20 metres) with allocated parking bays. Automatic doors to the main building. Open doors to other areas of the centre. The majority of the centre is at ground level with 2 rooms on the first floor (Science Theatre and lunch room). Lift access (with Braille and announcements) to the first floor. Stairs to first floor: 21 steps in total. Good colour contrast between floor and walls. Service Dogs welcome. Well lit areas in all parts of the attraction. Accessible toilet facilities for the disabled Techniquest Glyndŵr is located on a higher education campus (Wrexham Glyndŵr University) in buildings that have been adapted to house the science centre. Good road and pedestrian access is available with signposted routes through the campus. Public transport provision is available with bus & rail services adjacent to the Wrexham Glyndŵr Campus. Wrexham General Station is a 5-minute walk (pavements and a single road entry to the site to avoid steps). The nearest bus stop is also a 5-minute walk away. Assistance from Techniquest Glyndŵr team is available at all times.

Do you cater for visitors with Special Educational Needs (SEN)?

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Every one of our activities can be adapted to suit requirements.

Anything else?

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A number of our activities are available to you within your school with our team travelling to you.

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