Impact Gamers

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British Science Week 2021

https://www.britishscienceweek.org/about-us/grants/kick-start-grant-scheme/

British Science Week are giving out grants of up to £300 (Kick Start Grant) to get your school to engage with science at a special event you put on during British Science Week 5-14 March 2021.

We’re here to help Bradford/Halifax primary schools book in some exciting coding or science of games related sessions with our BAFTA award winning team.

What you need to apply:

  • Have a school with 30% or more of the students eligible for pupil premium or from Black, Asian or Minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds
  • Permission from your Head/Manager
  • Know the date you’d like to run the event (Between 5-14 March 2021)
  • Email us info@impactgamers.net to let us know what date to reserve for you.
  • Chose what you want to do from the options below (or use another provider).
  • Have your school’s bank account name, account number and sort code.
  • Take 5 minutes to fill in the online form
  • Complete the process by 5pm Monday 9th November 2020!

Here’s how you do it:

  • Chose your activity from ours below (or another provider)
  • Fill in the form at https://www.tfaforms.com/4831643
  • Relax and await to hear if you are successful in the coming month

Here’s an older video from last year on how to fill out the form

Options

All these options you choose will need to fit between 9-3pm on your chosen date. All these sessions can be used as starter sessions for courses of coding, contact us for bespoke pricing.


Brief History of Video Games Show – Online Live

event description

  • A 45-60 minute long live interactive show for KS2 students, can be multiple classes at once.
  • Looking back from 1958 to the first video game to today. Looking at the science that allowed games to become as realistic as they are today.

objectives

  • Covering topics from the science of old TVs, binary numbers, memory storage, science of light, 3D depth perception and the eye.
  • This will be part of their school day so participation will be guaranteed

(Requirements: Watched online via a website. Interactivity will need a webcam, Zoom and communication over typing. If students have access to devices interactivity can be increased.)

Cost options
Hiring Impact Gamers for 1 shows for up to 2 classes £200
Hiring Impact Gamers for 2 shows back to back for up to 4 classes £300

 


Let’s Make a Game Session – Online Stream

event description

  • 60 minute long lessons for KS1 or KS2 students with the class leading the choices to make a game on a theme they chose.

objectives

  • Looking at what programming/coding is, and how a computer runs code
  • One game will be produced per class.
  • This will be part of their school day so participation will be guaranteed

(Requirements: Projector or smart screen. We will provide all equipment for the session.)

Cost options (Choose one)-
Hiring Impact Gamers for 1 session for 1 class £150
Hiring Impact Gamers for 2 sessions  2 classes (that follow on) £200
Hiring Impact Gamers for 3 sessions 3 classes  (that follow on) £250