Teachers: Connect your students with scientists

This student-led activity connects students with a diverse range of scientists from different specialisms and backgrounds.

It’s a moderated, flexible activity, that is safe, secure and easy to use. It’s suitable for ages from 10 to 18.

Students can:

  • Read profiles of scientists working in different careers
  • Chat with scientists in 30 minute energetic text-based online Chats, giving them a 1:1 personal experience
  • Ask in depth follow-up questions
  • Vote for their favourite scientist

Watch what I’m a Scientist is all about…

I’m a Scientist supports the Science Capital Teaching Approach.

Our tried and tested lesson plans have strong curriculum links and a range of learning outcomes for all ages.

Take a look at some of our upcoming activities.

What teachers say:
“Incredibly easy to set up and run”

“My students loved their involvement and I was amazed at some of the questions they asked”