CSES – RI Masterclasses

Pictures of young people at previous CSESImagine! masterclasses

Following on from their Imagine! Stem @ Home bridge-building competition and activity pack, Chelmsford Science and Engineering Society (CSES) have partnered with The Royal Institution to bring you an in-depth series of masterclasses.


Ri Masterclass: CAD (Computer-Aided Design)
Ri Masterclass:
CAD (Computer-Aided Design)

Ri Masterclass prepared by STEM Ambassador and CSES collaborator, Dee Amos.

Ri Masterclass: Computer Science and Astrophotography
Ri Masterclass:
Computer Science and Astrophotography

Ri Masterclass prepared by STEM Ambassador and CSES collaborator, Dee Amos.

Ri Masterclass: Jet Engines
Ri Masterclass:
Jet Engines

Ri Masterclass prepared by STEM Ambassador and CSES collaborator, Dee Amos.


STE(A)M resources

If you’re looking for things to do at home, or projects to run at school, CSES has an incredibly useful¬†STE(A)M @ Home and School¬†page that highlights some local and national resources. Below are examples of just a few.

Leonardo: STEM @ Home

Resources to stimulate and entertain adults and children at home, from Leonardo in Basildon.

Leonardo: STEM @ Home
IOP: Do Try This at Home

A series of fun science experiments for kids, with short demonstration videos and simple, step-by-step instructions.

IOP: Do Try This at Home
NASA STEM

STEM @ Home activities, material for students and resources for educators, all grouped by age.

NASA STEM

Visit the STE(A)M @ Home and School page for more ideas.

Did you know? The CSES Imagine! Environmental Challenge is open for submissions (until 26th March) from school pupils in years 6 and 7. The challenge involves investigating (on your own or in a group) the causes and impact of pollution in your local area and IMAGINE! ways to tackle the problem. Read our news story for more information.


Chelmsford Science and Engineering Society (CSES) is the hub of Engineering, Technology and Science in Chelmsford, Essex and the surrounding areas. Visit their website to learn more.