Typically completed by 5-11 year olds, CREST Star and SuperStar challenges relate to everyday experiences. Children complete eight activities to gain a CREST Award, with each activity taking between 45 minutes and 1 hour to complete.
The activities are designed to be easy-to-run and low-cost. You don’t need to be a teacher, have a science background or have access to specialist equipment to run them. The packs contain helpful hints and tips for you to use, explaining the scientific themes and offering guidance on conversation topics for your children.
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Looking forward to Discovery Other guides available Now that you and your students have completed Star and SuperStar, why not move onto CREST Discovery Award? Run a CREST project in a day with your students! Discovery Awards are a great first introduction to project work and can be completed in a single day as they only take 5 hours. Your students will be challenged to work on their problem solving and use their skills to work in different team roles. They are typically undertaken by 10-to-14 year-olds. DISCOVERY Getting started guide Engage your primary or secondary students with STEM through an exciting, one-day project! Typical age: 10-14 . SECONDARY Getting started guide Develop your students’ project skills and make science personally relevant to them with CREST Bronze, Silver and Gold. Typical age: 13-19 Find out more about how to run CREST projects with students at Secondary level 18 19