WSFQ 2022: Student Day

FREE FOR SCHOOLS AND STUDENTS 

World Science Festival Queensland: Ipswich Student Day is designed to engage students in stimulating and inspiring experiences that showcase careers in STEM, including discussions with scientists, hands-on activities and exciting science shows. 

Students will explore STEM through self-led exploration, giving them access to hands-on science activities, real life scientists and fascinating displays. The day will also include pop-up science shows and  inspiring talks from STEM Professionals showcasing STEM careers and career pathways.

 

There are three sessions available to book: 

Session 1 Primary School

Science Show: 9.30am-10.15am
Science Activities: 10.15am-11.15am

Session 2 Primary School
Science Show: 11am-11.45am
Science Activities: 11.45am-12.45pm

Session 3 High School
Science Show: 12.30pm-1.15pm
Science Activities: 1.15pm-2.15pm

GET HANDS-ON WITH THE FOLLOWING ACTIVITIES:

  • Lego Mindstorm – robotics with USQ
  • VR with Professor Tech and OzGrav
  • Cross River Rail
  • Red Rocket 3 Science rock band
  • Its Rocket Science rocket show
  • Sea Under Sea/Coral Watch – underwater drones, marine ecology
  • Griffith Uni – Science on the Go! ( chemistry)
  • UQ Science Demo Troupe (physics)
  • Queensland Museum Snail Experts
  • Queensland Museum Spider Experts
  • Webster the Giant Peacock Spider Puppet
  • STEM Punks STEM Innovation Challenge
  • World Science Festival Brisbane Curiocity ‘Local Heroes’ Endangered Species Art Activity

MORE INFORMATION

Bookings are essential for all schools and education groups. Our Booking Officer is available to assist with your planning according to your class sizes, focus topics and any group members with special needs. To make a booking please complete click the link above to complete an online booking form or contact our Bookings Officer on +61 (07) 3432 5100 Monday to Friday 9:30am to 4:00pm.

For patrons requiring special needs access, please refer 
here to The Workshops Rail Museum accessibility page.

 

Event Details

Dates
09 September 2022, 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM
Cost
Free

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