Home Education Sessions

We run a number of sessions for home educating families.

We sometimes plan two sessions on each day – individual tickets for each session can be booked seperately. Please note that the workshops and shows are individual sessions that do not include a Pod session.

Click here to book your tickets for these events

Adults (£5.50); Children (£3.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£3.50); Under 3s (free)

Please note that tickets are non-refundable. However, it may be possible to transfer your tickets to an alternative date or event if required, subject to availability.

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

Tuesday 19th June 2018

Muscling InMuscling In

14:00 – 15:00

Explore the wonders of your magnificent muscles and brilliant bones in the Muscling In show! Discover how our muscles, bones and joints work together to help us move and find out how many bones there are in the human skeleton. Uncover what bones are made of, see what it takes to curl a bicep and learn how to keep your muscles healthy!

This event is suitable for children aged 7 – 12 and their families.

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In a Heartbeat titleIn a Heartbeat

15:30 – 16:30

Join your blood cells on a journey of discovery through the circulatory system! Find out what blood is made of, how blood travels round your body and how circulatory systems in the animal kingdom are different to our own. Learn how to find your pulse, and help us conduct a heart rate experiment, before finding out how to keep your heart healthy!

This event is suitable for children aged 8 – 12 and their families.

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Friday 20th July 2018

The Genes and Evolution ShowThe Genes and Evolution Show

14:00 – 15:00

It’s time to get excited about evolution and giddy about genes! Uncover how long your DNA is, pair up chromosomes in our sock match challenge and find out about all the amazing jobs your genes do. Discover how different animals are adapted to their environments, search for hidden creatures in our camouflage test and find out what scientists are doing to understand more about genes.

This event is suitable for children aged 9 – 13 and their families.

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NewsreaderMicrobe Detectives

15:30 – 16:30

A mystery microbe is on the loose and attacked an innocent bystander. Take the role of a junior detective and compile evidence to identify which mystery microbe has made a patient very ill!

This event is suitable for children aged 7 – 12 and their families.

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