STEM CLUBS

Network Project

STEM Clubs Network

The STEM Club Network currently boasts over 230 STEM Clubs across all 8 educational districts, targeting both primary schools (from Grades 4-7) and high schools (from Grades 8-11). The STEM Club Network is freely available to all schools within the Western Cape. To join the STEM Club Network, schools are requested to register their STEM Club.

The Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Club Network is a provincial programme initiated by the Western Cape Education Department (WCED), in collaboration with the Cape Town Science Centre (CTSC) which promotes and supports STEM Clubs based in Western Cape schools.

NEW Registrations are OPEN!

Registrations are open from Friday, 12 July until Friday, 26 July 2024* for NEW schools.
Registered schools will receive FREE resources for the year at the training session in August 2024.

The benefits to joining the STEM Club Network include:

  • Being part of a dynamic and active community of practice.
  • Access to exclusive competitions and other exciting opportunities.
  • Receive the regular STEM Club Network newsletter.
  • Free training sessions.
  • Point of contact should you need support or have queries.
Visit the Cape Town Science Centre

Resources

Below is a selection of resources to assist with starting and running a STEM Club.

Intro & Benefits of STEM Clubs

Starting a STEM Club

STEM Clubs Teacher Manual 2024

STEM Club Posters – Monthly Challenge Questions

STEM Clubs Career Posters

STEM Clubs Calendar

EE Friends Calendar – Environmental Special Days

STEM Club Competitions

MONTHLY UPDATES

Monthly challenges – April 2024

  • High School – Biology – Click to download (available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa)
  • Primary School – Biology – Click to download (available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa)
  • High School – Chemistry – Click to download (available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa)
  • Primary School – Chemistry – Click to download (available in English, Afrikaans and isiXhosa)
Giant Chess - Exhibit Hire
Cape Town Science Centre Membership

USEFUL VIDEOS

STEM Club Support

For STEM Club support at the Cape Town Science Centre, please contact stemclubs@ctsc.org.za or 021 300 3200

STEM Clubs Network