Discovery Week 2021

 Duration: Minimum 2 days

   Age: 7 - 11    

Time: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm

Price: £160

Location: Merrist Wood College,  

Holly Lane, Guildford, GU3 3PE   

                           (See Map and Directions)

 Camp size: 16 children only

Date: 25 Oct - 29 Oct

 (Some days may be fully booked)

(We accept childcare vouchers)


Merrist Wood College

Set within a stunning Surrey countryside, this green 400-acre College is conveniently located just 3 miles between Guildford and Woking. The well equipped large classrooms have direct access to a large and safe open space for children's outdoor activities. There is plenty of parking and also a spacious parent waiting area to drop and collect children.

Each day is filled with exciting STEM learning, set in a dynamic and collaborative environment and not all of them need screen-time!

No two days are the same, you can drop your child off with a peace of mind in a safe and secure environment that boosts children's creativity and confidence.

An exciting STEM week that gives children an opportunity to experience a variety of technology, programming, engineering and scientific design challenges like coding, robotics, virtual reality and many more.


Screen Time activities

  • Hour of Code 

  • Minecraft Game Design

  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and  Machine Language

  • Solve Coding Puzzles

  • Scratch Coding

  • Robotics Programming

  • Touch Typing

No-Screen Time activities 

  • Build LEGO WeDo Robotics models

  • LEGO Block challenge

  • Augmented Reality learning

  • Virtual Reality Experience

  • Show and Tell Demo

Please read the Discovery Week FAQs for more details or please contact us for more information.

In line with the latest government guidance, we've put in place some strict measures to ensure the safety of the children. Please read our Covid-19 FAQs for more details.

A Typical Day in Discovery Week


9.25 - 9.30 am

Registration starts & activities planned.


9.30 - 10.30 am

Children engage in a focused 'Hour of Code' programming.

Snack Break

10.30 - 10.45 am

Engineering Challenge

10.45 - 11.45 am

Learn a New Science Fact

11.45 - 12.15 pm

Using Augmented Reality (AR) and 3D models, children learn a science fact.

Lunch Break

12.15 - 13.15 pm

Freedom Time 

13.15 - 14.00 pm

Free Play indoors or outdoors.

Snack Break

15.30 - 15.45 pm

LEGO brick challenges in which children will build several models.

STEM meets Creativity

14.00 - 15.30 pm

Exciting Project-based  STEM  activities where children get super creative.

Show and Share

15.45 - 16.30 pm

Children will showcase their activities, share & discuss their ideas with others.

Subject to slight change