Extra-curricular resources and activities
Events and activities to further engage your students.
- Ashfield Music Festival
Ashfield Music Festival is an activity designed to develop skills in work-related learning and inspire more students to study physics post-16
- Grants for schools and colleges
The Science and Technology Facilities Council, the Institute of Engineering and Technology and the Institute of Physics run this grants scheme
- I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here!
I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here! is the UK’s largest online science engagement event where students get to meet and interact with real scientists. It’s an X Factor-style competition between the scientists, where students are the judges
- Engaging Physicists
An easy way to find physics speakers, workshops and activities for your school, college or community group.
- Physics in Perspective
Physics in Perspective is a three-day enrichment course run by the IOP for sixth formers and college students
- SciCast Physics
A resource to help budding mini-science-movie-makers. It includes information on film-making techniques, advice on what equipment to invest in and hundreds of example science clips
- Physics Activity Pack for STEM clubs
The Institute produces an activity pack containing physics-based ideas, resources and activities for science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) clubs
- Thinking on your feet: Football and physics
This new resource from the education team has been developed in collaboration with Arsenal Football Club and explores 8 physics activities linked to the beautiful game.