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Westgate Science Club - Exeter
...making science cool...for primary school age children 7 years +


Mike Coles - phone Exeter - 01392 253064                                                                          facebook
Naomi Patkai - phone Exeter - 01392 466251 

          HISTORY & some details of previous club nights/field trips.

See here... 'what we did' - List of some of the experiments on previous club nights.

PDF copy of the months booklet 'making science cool' given to each child on the night. Details of outside events/field trips. Some photos.
A list of some of the experiments since the start

2013
Fri 18 Oct       A number of demonstrations and interactive experiments
                        Click here for October 2013 booklet (pdf)

Fri 21 Sep      A number of demonstrations and interactive experiments
                        Click here for September 2013 booklet (pdf)

Fri 22 Mar      A number of demonstrations and interactive experiments
                        Click here for March 2013 booklet (pdf)
Mon 18 Feb   'Star Gazing Night'  We used a Meade Refractor Telescope and a Tal Reflector
                         telescope, observed craters on the moon, Jupiter and its brighetst moons and
                         noted several constellations.
Fri 15 Feb 
    A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                        Click here for February 2013 booklet (pdf)
Fri 18 Jan      A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                       Click here for January 2013 booklet (pdf)
2012
Fri 30 Nov    
'Westgate Science Club Festival' - Open Evening. All ages welcomed. The night was especially for family, friends & visitors. Lots of demonstrations, displays, interactive gadgets + presentations by the children. Held in the large main hall upstairs at the Westgate Church Building. Included  participation by Exeter University Astro-Physics Group, North Devon Rocket Club, Scientist from The Met Office.

Fri 09 Nov       A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                        
Click here for 09 November booklet (pdf)
   
Fri 10 Oct       
A number of demonstration and interactive experiments

                          Click here for October booklet (pdf)

Fri 14 Sept     
A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                         
Click here for list of main experiments
                          Click here for September booklet (pdf)

Fri 9 March     
A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                         
Click here for March booklet (pdf)

Fri 10 Feb       A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                         A touch of 'physics' and the subject of temperature.
                         Click here for further detail of the evening.
                                                                                        Click here for February booklet (pdf)

Fri 13 Jan       A number of demonstration and interactive experiments
                         'Extremes' from  minus 78C to plus 458C!
                         Click here for further detail of the evening.
                                                                                         Click here for January booklet (pdf)

2011 - Autumn 
Fri   2 Dec       Several  demonstration and interactive experiments
                          and something special with subject of 'Spying & Secret Codes'
                          Click here for list of main experiments
                                                                                         Click here for December booklet (pdf)

Fri  11 Nov      Norman Lockyer Observatory & Planeterium.
                         Our group visit - very enjoyable evening. nearly 60 of us
                         including 30 children, to Sidmouth.  Click here for November booklet (pdf)

Fri  7 Oct         Main subject for the evening 'a touch of chemistry, physics, biology.
                        
Click here to see what experiments took place & booklet (pdf)

Fri   9 Sept     Main subject for the evening ' a touch of chemistry & physics'
                        Click here to see what experiments took place & booklet (pdf)

2011 - Spring  
Fri  14 Jan     Main subject for the evening 'a touch of chemistry & physics'
                        Click here to see what experiments took place & for booklet (pdf)

Fri  18 Feb    Click here to see what experiments took place & for booklet (pdf)
Sat 26 Feb    All parents/children invited to 'Journey Into Deep Space' in Tiverton.

Fri  11 Mar    Main subject for the evening 'a touch of chemistry & physics'
                       Click here to see what experiments took place & for booklet (pdf)

Fri    8 Apr     Main subject for the evening 'forces & motion'
                       Click here to see what experiments took place & for booklet (pdf)

2010 - Autumn

Fri 10 Sep    Opening Ceremony by Alison Nyeko at 7 pm
                       Click here to see what experiments took place
Fri   8 Oct      Click here to see what experiments took place & for booklet (pdf)

Sat  6 Nov     Very enjoyable visit to the Met Office

Fri 12 Nov     Visit by Astro-Physics group of the School of Physics, Exeter University
                      
With some special hands on experiments of the Solar System.
                       How to make a telescope and lots more.
                       Click here to see slide show & for booklet (pdf)

Mon 15 Nov  'Star Gazing Night' for those who could come
                       we used a Meade telescope to observe the craters on the moon and Jupiter and its
                       moons.

Fri    3 Dec    Club Evening main subject 'Electricity'
                       Click here to see what experiments took place & for booklet (pdf)

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