Category: STEM

STEM Fair 20th March 2013

 Caroline Chisholm School will once again be celebrating National Science and Engineering Week with an exciting range of activities aimed at inspiring our next generation of Scientists, Mathematicians and Engineers. This year we will be holding our Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Fair on Wednesday 20th March 2013.  Teams from year 7 to 12 …

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National Science and Engineering Week

National Science & Engineering Week shines the spotlight each March on how the sciences, technology, engineering and maths relate to our everyday lives, and helps to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers with fun and participative events and activities.

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Volcano Evening Lecture – Tuesday 12th March 2013

National Science & Engineering Week Evening Lecture – Tuesday 12th March As part of the National Science and Engineering week Caroline Chisholm School are delighted to announce that Professor Nick Petford, the current Vice Chancellor of The University of Northampton and internationally renowned volcanologist, has agreed to hold an evening lecture on Tuesday 12th March …

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STEM – Developing links with local organisations

The quick and effective implementation of STEM activities within our school has secured CCS the support of Northampton University, who have provided us with a number of fantastic opportunities. These include the recent ‘Connecting Girls – Inspiring Futures’ event which enabled a group of our Y10 girls to spend the day with female STEM industry …

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STEM Council Latest – April 2012

The STEM Council are a group of y12 students, all passionate about STEM subjects and keen to develop a career in this area. This week they have really taken a lead in promoting STEM subjects within the school and spreading the word about just how far STEM qualifications can take you. As expected, they approached …

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The Bloodhound Project Monday 23rd April 2012

BLOODHOUND is the ultimate jet and rocket powered racing car, designed to reach speeds over 1,000mph and set a new World Land Speed Record when it runs on its desert racecourse in 2013. The project was assembled to meet an American challenge to the British held World Land Speed record (763mph/MACH 1.02) and has been …

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Year 7 Technology Club Latest

Our CCs Y7 STEM Technology Club for year 7, led by Mr Jardine, has been running since October, They have been making model bridges from limited materials and then testing them to destruction. The best design can hold way over 5KGs, as shown in the pictures. More recently the club have been making air powered …

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