Resources

Explore the intersection between science, creativity and poetry. Teachers can use the resources in the classroom or older students can use them in their own time. If you use a screen reader and would like accessible versions of the resources, please contact [email protected] If you’re aged 4-18 and you’re inspired to create a poem or a Scratch animation on the themes covered here, submit it to the competition by 23:59 GMT, 19 December 2021, for a chance to win amazing prizes. Find out more.

Earth and Space

Astrophysics – Dr Johanna Vos: science resource about stars and planets. Ages 4 – 11.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Johanna before you start the worksheet.

We are the Universe: poetry resource on space and the connected universe. Ages 4-14.

A Brief History of the Universe – Dr Johanna Vos: science resource about how the universe came to be. Ages 11 – 18.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Johanna before you start the worksheet.

The Human Body

Cells – Dr Charlotte Lee: science resource about the transplantation of liver cells. Ages 4 – 11.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Charlotte before you start the worksheet.

We are Liquid Stars: poetry resource on blood, the human body, and the universe. Ages 7-15.

Cells – Dr Charlotte Lee: science resource about hepatocyte transplantation. Ages 11 – 18.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Charlotte before you start the worksheet.

We are Cellular: poetry resource on cell migration and the discovery of cells. Ages 11-18.

We are Cell Tissue: poetry resource on epithelium. Ages 16-18.

The Natural World

Evolutionary Biology – Dr Ellen Coombs: science resource about evolution. Ages 4 – 11.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Ellen before you start the worksheet.

We are the Sea: poetry resource exploring the relationship between humans and the sea. Ages 4-11.

Evolutionary Biology – Dr Ellen Coombs: science resource about evolution, ecosystems and biodiversity. Ages 11 – 18.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Ellen before you start the worksheet

We are Trees: poetry resource on trees and identity. Ages 7-15 (with extension for ages 16-18).

We are Mycelium: poetry resource on symbiosis, mushrooms and trees. Ages 15-18.

Climate

Climate & Aviation – Dr Ling Lim: science resource exploring the environmental impacts of the aviation industry. Ages 4 – 11.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Ling before you start the worksheet.

Climate & Aviation – Dr Ling Lim: science resource exploring the environmental impacts of the aviation industry. Ages 11 – 18.

Make sure you watch this video of Dr Ling before you start the worksheet.

Come on a Journey

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