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Generation Science

Generation Science brings unique and inspiring science lessons directly to classrooms all over Scotland with a programme of highly interactive shows and hands-on workshops. Our 2019 programme will be sent to every primary school in Scotland. Please get in touch to discuss a Generation Science visit to your school. 

Tour dates for 2019 are:

  • Spring tour: 28 January – 22 March
  • Summer tour: 29 April – 24 May

Browse the brochure below or download your own copy.

Thank you to all our suppporters for Generation Science 2018 and 2019.

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How to book

The best way to book is to call us on 0131 553 0321. We can advise on when the tour is near you, and can answer any questions you may have about the shows and workshops. Our opening hours are Monday-Friday, 8.30am-4.30pm. You can also contact us by email at generationscience@scifest.co.uk.

Scroll through our workshops below.

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Day or Night?

The sun, moon and earth show

Suitable for: P1-3
Max: 70 pupils
Duration: 60
£168 for one show, £310 for two, £455 for three

Little Giants

The show about bees

Suitable for: P1-3
Max: 30 pupils
Duration: 60
£168 for one show, £310 for two, £455 for three

Smart Grid

The renewable energy show

Suitable for: P4-7
Max: 70 pupils
Duration: 60
£168 for one show, £310 for two, £455 for three

Space Base

Exploring the solar system

Suitable for: P4-7
Max: 30 pupils
Duration: 60
£168 for one show, £310 for two, £455 for three