This event is now in its second year, with the aim of showing children the science behind farming and the career options open to them.

The day consists of a number of interactive workshops that are designed to give children a hands on experience of food and farming, as well as focusing on Science and Technology National Curriculum objectives.

This year we will be holding two days,

Who: Year 5 students
Where: Norfolk Showground
When: Tuesday 19th March 2019

Who: Year 5 students
Where: Holkham Estate
When: Tuesday 30th April 2019

Format of the day - Norfolk Showground
9.25 Children arrive at event
9.40 to 10.20 Activity One
10.25 to 11.05 Activity Two
11.10 to 11.50 Activity Three
11.50 to 12.20 Lunch (Children will need to bring a packed lunch)
12.20 to 1.00 Activity Four
1.05 to 1.45 Activity Five
1.50 to 2.30 Activity Six
2.40 Depart

Format of the day - Holkham Estate
9.50 Children arrive at event
10.05 to 10.45 Activity One
10.50 to 11.30 Activity Two
11.30 to 12.00 Lunch (Children will need to bring a packed lunch)
12.00 to 12.40 Activity Three
12.45 to 1.25 Activity Four
1.30 to 2.10 Activity Five
2.15 Depart

Some activities will take place outside so it is recommended that children dress accordingly in suitable footwear and warm clothes.

If you would like your school to take part in this event please complete the form below.

Science of Farming

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.