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.
An exciting flexible STEM week that gives children an opportunity to experience a variety of technology, programming, engineering, and design skills using coding, robotics, and game development.
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 peace of mind in a safe and secure environment that boosts children's creativity and confidence.
With individual laptops and robotics kits, children can experience and unleash their passion for STEM at their own pace.
Screen Time activities
Minecraft Game Design
Solve Coding Puzzles
Robotics WeDo Programming
No-Screen Time activities
WeDO Robotics Build Challenge
LEGO Block challenge
Augmented Reality learning
Oculus Virtual Reality Experience
Show and Tell Demo
A grand finale every day where parents can see all the fantastic work your child has created, all in covid-safe pre-booked appointments.
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.
Also, check out our other Junior Experience Week program for children age 5 - 7.
A Typical Day in Experience Week
9.20 - 9.30 am
Registration starts & activities planned.
9.30 - 10.30 am
Children engage in a focused 'Hour of Code' using Scratch Program.
10.30 - 10.45 am
Robotics WeDo Engineers
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.
12.15 - 13.15 pm
13.15 - 14.00 pm
Free Play indoors or outdoors.
Using LEGO Education WeDo, students build their own Robot and program it.
14.00 - 15.30 pm
Design, Build and Code in an education-themed Minecraft world.
15.30 - 15.45 pm
Parents Show & Tell
15.45 - 16.30 pm
A finale where children proudly showcase their work to parents.
Subject to slight change