"Amazing with the children."
"Very relevant to the curriculum."
"Fantastic workshop. Really hands-on,
investigative learning." "Well-timed, well-paced, well-resourced activities for a range of needs, interests and learning styles." "Fully engaged the children."
"Dr Helen is a fountain of knowledge."
"The children loved having a real scientist to visit."
A fun, hands-on "eco" science workshop - with a difference. Become a climate scientist; investigate greenhouse gases and global warming; analyse how some habitats are being destroyed; explore "green" technologies and learn to make positive changes at home and school. Become informed and empowered participants in the climate debate.
Dr Helen, professional palaeontologist & child-friendly scientist, brings rocks, fossils, artefacts, games, challenges, knowledge & enthusiasm into your classroom to help you, the teachers, inspire a future generation of scientists & creative thinkers. Ideal for your Science Week, curriculum topic, or as enrichment activities, Palaeoquest workshops are very "hands-on". Children are encouraged to explore, discover, ask questions, and work together - in the way that real science is done. Dr Helen (BSc, MSc, PhD) has worked in universities & industry, & has published her research in international journals. She now works with schools to provide innovative & engaging STEM, Geography & History activities to pupils... always backed up by real science.