FEB 2017: Science Poetry!

Science Poetry gives children the chance to explore an exciting science experiment through poetry. It’s designed to open children up to the idea that scientific and poetic narratives are two different, but equally valid, ways of perceiving and expressing the world. Drop-in activities for Science Poetry will run from Monday 21st – Wednesday 22nd February alongside the other activities on those…

FEB 2017: Sonic Pi – Make Music Through Code

Explore the relationships between music and coding in this hands on workshop at Manchester Met. In the session, participants will explore the ways in which ‘instructions’ and ‘sequences’ in music are similar to core concepts of coding in computing. They will be introduced to Sonic Pi – a platform in which users construct electronic music…

FEB 2017: Stories in the Sky – A StarLab Experience

Visit Manchester Met for a creative and immersive experience of astronomy and the mythologies of the stars. Participants will familiarise themselves with the constellations of the night sky, and some of the mythologies and legends that inspire them – using starlab (an inflatable planetarium) as a venue for storytelling and a way of gaining familiarity…