The Stemettes Zine

Welcome to the Stemette Life

Some people think of Maths as just looking at numbers, but it is so much more than that! Learn about STEMazing mathematicians and life in the maths field.

We’ll give you 24 hours to watch a Junior, Connect or Academy session before we log on at 4pm BST to take a look at your creations & experiments and delve into what each session has taught us.

All ages are welcome. Each live session will be 30mins long at 4 pm, but the videos to watch will be up to 1 hour.

Junior Activity

for ages 7 – 11

STEM Session

for ages 11+

Career Clinic

for ages 14+

Katherine Johnson

In this session, learn all about Katherine Johnson (A Mathematician working on NASA space programmes) and have a go at creating your own solar system and use biscuits to explore phases of the moon!

You will need:

  • sweets
  • internet access

Where Maths Can Take You

Did you ever wonder where studying maths could take you? Lily Choi, a mathematician, explains a number of different careers you can explore by studying maths and how maths skills can be used universally.

Confidence and Resilience

No matter what career you would like, it is important to always believe in yourself. In this session, Jacinda Fahey explains why it is important to have confidence and build resilience for the perfect career journey.