"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" workshop - with a difference. Discover how scientists study climate change. Collect and analyse data about greenhouse gases, global warming, and species loss. Look at some "green" technologies and learn how to make positive changes. 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.