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Primary Thematic Units: STEM

Supporting the statutory requirements for the Areas of Learning of the NI Curriculum at Key Stage 2. Read more...

Norn Iron's Ordinary Heroes

A comic celebrating people who have achieved extrordinary success in the areas of STEM. Read more...

STEM in Minecraft

Pupils develop empathy for how people lived in Viking times by overcoming a number of problems encountered through everyday Viking life, in Minecraft! Read more...

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Case Studies

Promoting STEM through the NI Curriculum

Making Learning Connections

STEM Innovation

CCEA adopted innovation as a tool that could be used by schools to bring about lasting change in terms of adding value to their STEM provision. Schools were given the opportunity to gain an insight into and discuss innovation in STEM education. Read more...

Assessing UICT through STEM Futures

This case study shows a good example of how careful selection of curriculum material leads to work which satisfies several statutory requirements at once. Read more...

STEM Heroes

Schools across Northern Ireland had the opportunity to celebrate and share STEM Heroes in their local community. This booklet gives a summary of some of the exciting work that was carried out by pupils in both Primary and Post-Primary schools. Read more...

 

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Primary

Primary Thematic Units: STEM

Thematic Units supporting the statutory requirements for the Areas of Learning of the Northern Ireland Curriculum at Key Stage 2, in particular The World Around Us and Mathematics and Numeracy. Read more...

 

Norn Iron's Ordinary Heroes

Celebrating ordinary people in Northern Ireland who have achieved extraordinary success in the areas of STEM. As you read about them, can you identify the skills and capabilities demonstrated by our ordinary heroes? Read more...

 

STEM in Minecraft

Pupils develop empathy for how people lived in Viking times by overcoming a number of problems encountered through everyday Viking life, in Minecraft! Read more...

Post-Primary

Futures

STEM Futures provides an insight into the practical application of STEM in a number of NI companies providing enquiry based learning and teaching resources. Read more...

 

STEM Futures Skills

The future economy of Northern Ireland relies on people with STEM qualifications. Jobs with STEM skills have the potential to open many doors with exciting horizons that you could be a part of. Read more...

 

STEM Using Mathematics Tasks

Three STEM tasks have been developed that provide young people with a real life context for exploring and solving problems. The tasks have been developed with support from local companies and post-primary schools. Read more...

 

Norn Iron's Ordinary Heroes

Celebrating ordinary people in Northern Ireland who have achieved extraordinary success in the areas of STEM. As you read about them, can you identify the skills and capabilities demonstrated by our ordinary heroes? Read more...

 

CERN

CERN - the European Organisation for Nuclear Research is host to Scientists and Engineers from around the world who are engaged in a range of experiments which aim to improve our understanding about the Origins of the Universe. Read more...