learning objective

STEM

school trips

Curriculum Subject
Science Technology Engineering and Maths

A STEM school trip or workshop is a great way you can get your class excited about subjects like maths and science. Finding places that will welcome a school group is not too difficult, but finding somewhere that will really get them inspired, can be a challenge.

At PlanMySchoolTrip, we work hard to find school trip STEM venues that are run by people and organisations that really care about Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths. Whether you travel out to a local venue or they bring workshops to your school, children will get hands on experience with interactive exhibits, and take part in exciting shows, led by specialist educators.

If you are looking for school trip inspiration in any aspect of your STEM teaching, we can certainly help. Take a look at the excellent venues on this page – we work closely with every venue we feature, to make sure your trip will be a complete success. Feel free to complete the short enquiry form, and we will help you with your trip.

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Explorer Dome-Sound Shows



Explore sound and get hands-on with some good vibrations! Find out how vibrations travel and what they can travel through. Once you get a handle on vibrations and pitch we can make some music with our fun, interactive and immersive sound show.

Hands-On Science We believe that the best way to learn is by doing – that’s why all of our shows are fully interactive, making Explorer Dome shows 100% presenter-led, hands-on and unforgettable! “I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.” (Confucius) Lively, Knowledgable Presenters Our brilliant presenters are at the heart of everything we do here at Explorer Dome. When you book a visit from us, you are signing up to receive the best quality science shows from presenters who are experienced, highly trained, passionate and rigourous about the science and, most importantly, fun! Science for Everyone Discover a huge range of topics that bring science to life for audiences of all ages, genders, backgrounds and abilities. Inclusive education is...

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chemistry science

Lots of schools have excellent chemistry labs, but there are lots of fun and engaging ways to teach chemistry. Get inspiration from the following venues.
Chemistry Science Trips...

physics science

Physics can easily be applied to so many different aspects of our daily lives. These school trip venues are perfect for teaching children in a way they will understand.
Physics Science Trips...

biology science

Biology lessons outside the classroom can be so inspirational to school groups. Grab some ideas on what topics and workshops are available for your STEM topic of study.
Biology Science...

design technology

Design and Technology trips allow students to see practical applications of STEM subjects discussed in the classroom, and come back to class brimming with new ideas.
Design Technology...


maths

The difference between sums on a page and mathematics playing out in the real world can be quite a leap for your students. Using practical maths during a school STEM visit is invaluable.
Maths Trips...

computing

Computers have become a part of every day life with children learning about the subject from KS1. Take your students on a field trip to observe real world applications in computer science and info tech.
Physics Science Trips...

field studies

The courses in this section will provide your students with practical experience that will improve their understanding of environmental sciences.
Field Studies...

maths science overseas

Educational science tours and inspiring maths trips are a great way to allow students to improve their knowledge. Discover a range of trips from established school tour operators.
Overseas Maths & Science...



STEM educational visits UK

Outside the classroom or in-school workshops. Budget friendly options for school groups.


STEM Discovery Centre
STEM Discovery Centre
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Our unique education centre leverages the inspirational power of the ExoMars Project. Our school trips - linked to key stages 2 and 3 curriculum - aim to inspire young people to consider a career in science, technology, engineering and maths. ...

STEM Discovery Centre
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Designed for children aged 4-14, KidZania blends learning and reality with entertainment. During a four-hour experience, children can independently choose from a number of real-life activities and test their skills in a variety of professions. ...

KidZania London



At the National Science and Media Museum your class can be inspired; experiment and learn about the principles of light and sound and the science and technology behind photography, film and television. ...

National Science and Media Museum



A school trip to the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort is sure to engage, excite and inspire your students. Set in 150 acres of beautiful parkland with more than 55 interactive shows and attractions, the resort brings learning to life outside the classroom. ...

Legoland Windsor



Get curious with science! Glasgow Science Centre is a 5* visitor attraction with an interactive education programme exploring everything from the science of the human body to the future of STEM jobs in My World of Work. ...

Glasgow Science Centre



Having a DRONEday is a brilliant way to let children control physical devices in an exciting, challenging, unique and safe way. *You will be covering the Computing PoS. *The children will be having so much fun they don't realise they are learning! ...

Coding Workshop for KS1-2



The Sublime Science School Workshop is Dragons Den Approved, Queen's Award Winning and Slimetastically Guaranteed to be Awesome. Don't Miss Out - Check Now ...

Sublime Science



Our CAA approved commercial drone pilot will teach your children about the principles of flight by getting students to experience it by flying and coding mini drones to navigate their way through an indoor obstacle and achieve mission objectives. ...

STEMdrones-Drone Coding
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Having a DRONEday is a brilliant way to inspire students to code, particularly if you want to increase uptake of Computing at GCSE level or encouraging girls into STEM subjects! DRONEdays ARE COVID-19 SECURE! Read on to find out how.... ...

Coding Workshop for KS3-4



What could be more fun than interacting with robots and then building your own and controlling it with code you have written yourself! Using LEGO WeDo 2.0 kits and iPads, your children will build their own robot and control its movement with code. ...

Robotics Workshop



Our Forensic Science and Silly Science workshops are full of curriculum science. Challenge your students to investigate the crime scene and solve the mystery. Professor Nitrate demonstrates exciting science such as gravity, energy and explosions! ...

Science Week



STEMgineers is a unique and exciting workshop designed to teach children and young adults engineering and mechanical principles by building and operating hydraulics systems, radio-controlled vehicles and electric go-karts. ...

STEMgineers: Hydraulics & Mechanics
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STEMbotics: Robotics and Coding workshops are designed to ignite a passion for STEM and Computing. Using a variety of robots, students will design, build and code their very own robots to complete a range of challenges. Medals for the winners! ...

STEMbotics-Robotics & Coding
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RobotFun provides robotics based programming workshops for schools, suitable for Early Years through to KS4, using state of the art robots. We visit you and bring everything needed for the workshop(s). All you need to provide are the children! ...

Robotics Workshop



Do you want to reward your children/students with a fun event that is still educational?! A DRONEday is a brilliant way to consolidate learning in an exciting, challenging, unique and safe way! DRONEdays ARE COVID-19 SECURE! Read on to find out how...

Coding for FUN or as a REWARD!



WE BELIEVE EVERY CHILD DESERVES SPECTACULAR OPPORTUNITIES AND MEMORABLE EXPERIENCES. THIS IS AT THE CORE OF EVERYTHING WE DO AT TEACH REX. ...

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STEM educational visits Overseas

Discover exciting educational tours beyond the UK




SPACE & ROCKETS - Huntsville Advanced Space Camp, Alabama. Students will visit the official visitor complex for NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. ...

Huntsville’s Advances Space Camp – Alabama USA



How many students can say they've trained at NASA? On a 3-5 day camp at Kennedy Space Center, your students will train to prepare for life on Mars. Students will work with NASA scientists solve real challenges faced by astronauts. ...

STEM trip to NASA, Florida, USA



Iceland is a region of rare beauty. Its awe-inspiring landscapes certainly have the WOW factor and is THE location to visit for Geographers and Geologists alike. At Inspired Travel we will tailor an itinerary for your group and memories for life...

Incredible Iceland



Science is developing all the time. With the construction of the Hadron Collider at CERN, we have a better understanding of the origins of the Universe, but Geneva is a city with alot more to offer on a Science study tour. Come and find out more! ...

Science in Switzerland
Overseas STEM study tours
Spring Term 2019 Overseas

Learn about some great European STEM trips and how the experience can significantly enhance students' learning beyond the classroom.

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Inspire your students to take up a career in STEM at CERN
Autumn Term 2019 Overseas

Find out how CERN could be the answer to igniting your students' interest in the world of STEM

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STEM coding workshops
Autumn Term 2019 Workshops

STEMbotics gives students an introduction to the world of STEM with opportunities to design, build and code their own unique robots

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STEM drone coding workshops
Autumn Term 2019 Workshops

The STEMdrones workshop gives students an introduction to drones through code and algorithms, and principals in engineering and physics

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Virtual Reality in the classroom
Spring Term 2020 Workshops

Find out how PrimeVR use Virtual Reality in their educational workshops and how you can use it in your classroom.

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Virtual Reality and Home Schooling
Spring Term 2020 Workshops

In addition to worksheets and reading, you might be looking for some alternative learning experiences for your children

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Architecture Workshops
Summer Term 2020 Workshops

How science, maths and art skills can be developed through team work, problem solving and imagination

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