Bradford Science Festival 2014

15th-18th October 2014

Welcome to the 2014 Bradford Science Festival! Whether you’re looking for activities for your school group, family or just for yourself, the Bradford Science Festival has loads of workshops, lectures, activities and installations for everyone to enjoy.

‘Lets get Digital!’

This year, families and adults can take part in a variety of hands on workshops, lectures, film screening and more to learn all about digital science.

We’ll have gaming trucks, interactive games on the Big screen and lots more. We’ll be updating the website soon with a sneak peak of what you can expect to find at this year’s Festival.

School’s Programme

If you’re looking for details of the Children’s Programme for your school group, please check out the ‘For School Groups Page’ for details of all workshops and timetable.

For School Groups

For School and Education Groups

This year’s Festival is full of engaging workshops for Key Stages 2, 3 and 4.

This fantastic programme of events is running from the 15th-17th October 2014 and is open for school groups and home educators.

Below are the timetables of the workshops available on each day. Key Stage 2 and 3 are asked to chose three workshops to attend over the three sessions whilst Key Stage 4 are invited to either a full or half day workshops.

Keep scrolling down for a page descibing each workshop in more detail.

Price is £6 per child per day and accompanying adults are free!

To book just call our booking line on 0845 6522406 or email holly@spaceconnections.net

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Friday 17th October Timetable of Activities

Session 1 10.00-11.00 Sessions 2 11.30-12.30 Lunch 12.30-1.30 Session 3 1.30-2.30
Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright  Centre

Capacity 40

Thursday 16th October Timetable of Activities

Session 1 10.00-11.00 Session 2 11.30-12.30 Lunch 12.30-1.30 Session 3 1.30-2.30
Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College

Henry Mitchell HallCapacity 200

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright Centre

Capacity 40

Lego Mindstorms

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright  Centre

Capacity 40

Wednesday 15th October Timetable of Activities

Session 1 10.00-11.00 Sessions 2 11.30-12.30 Lunch 12.30-1.30 Session 3 1.30-2.30
Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

Why Does the Toast Always Land Butter Side Down?

Bradford College Yorkshire Craft Centre Drawing Room

Capacity 150

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

The Ultimate Forces Show

Bradford College Henry Mitchell Hall

Capacity 200

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Science Sleuths

Bradford College Hockney Building

Capacity 120

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Lights, Camera, Action!

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Wireless Workshop

National Media Museum

Capacity 30

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Dr. Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

University of Bradford AMP Bar

Capacity 300

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

Science……..The Best Bits

University of Bradford Great Hall

Capacity 500

App Programming Workshop

KS4 ONLY Half day workshop

University of Bradford School of Computing, Informatics and Media

Capacity 35

Lego Mindstorms – 2 Sessions Available

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright Centre/ University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40 per session

Lego Mindstorms- 2 Sessions Available

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright Centre/ University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40 per session

Lego Mindstorms- 2 Sessions Available

KS 4 ONLY Full day workshop

University of Bradford Bright  Centre/ University of Bradford STEM Centre

Capacity 40 per session

The Ultimate Forces Show

Where: Bradford College, Henry Mitchell Hall

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Science Sleuths

Where: Bradford College, Hockney Building

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Wireless Workshop

Where: The National Media Museum

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Dr Death’s Medi-Evil Medicine Show

Where: University of Bradford, Student Central Amp Bar

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Science…..The Best Bits!

Where: University of Bradford Great Hall

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Key Stage 4 Lego Mindstorms

Where: University of Bradford STEM Centre/ Bright Centre Continue Reading…

Key Stage 4 App Programming Workshop

Where: University of Bradford School of Computing, Informatics and Media Continue Reading…

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For Families

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For Adults

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Info

For information regarding the School’s Programme, please contact Holly at holly@spaceconnections.net or call 0845 6522406

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Contact

How to contact The Bradford Science Festival 2013

Please call  Holly Macgregor at Space Connections on 08456 522406

Alternatively you can send us an email to holly@spaceconnections.net or simply complete the form to the right and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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