Wigan S.T.E.A.M

Working With Mark Titchner

A group of young people from STEAM have been working with Mark Titchner as part of the Networked Narrative Project. Bethan aged 17, a student at St...

Networked Narrative & Mark Titchner

Teens to young to vote will have their say at launch of powerful public artworks in Wigan. “What I want more than anything else?” by Mark...

Getting techy in the library!

Q. What do you get when you put 20 librarians in a room with miles of conductive thread, a heap of felt and a box of LEDS? A. An entire forest of...

Ghostly Sounds and Raspberry Pis

We’ve had a fantastic 8 months working with Year 4’s, 5’s and 6’s at The Keys Federation. We’ve worked with over 250...

Full S.T.E.A.M ahead for Wigan’s next generation of creative and cultural innovators!

Pop-up venture, Wigan S.T.E.A.M, will now be running regular science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics activities and projects for...

Wigan goes Manga!

Manga might not be the first thing you think of when you think of Wigan, but for the past two days Wigan S.T.E.A.M has brought the feel of Japan to...

A Review of… S.T.E.A.M Anime Film Festival 2016

I have really enjoyed this festival. There has been so many things to do and discover. It has really made me enjoy manga and anime more than I did...

Ready, steady… TECH!

As part of Wigan S.T.E.A.M’s February half-term activities, the S.T.E.A.M team, alongside the S.T.E.A.M Ambassadors, Wigan UTC and Ultimaker...

Category - Children & Young People

Wigan goes Manga!

Manga might not be the first thing you think of when you think of Wigan, but for the past two days Wigan S.T.E.A.M has brought the feel of Japan to Wigan with a 2-Day Anime/Japan inspired Film Festival. “Totoro” and “Spirited Away” were the anime...

Checking out Manga Art

The S.T.E.A.M team when to The Atkinson in Southport ahead of their Japanese Film Fest to find out a bit more about manga art… one of the additional activities happening at the Film Fest! Here’s a little overview of the visit…

Snap!

Heyya! So, my name is Jess and I love to take photos! At S.T.E.A.MFest for the past few days I have been taking photos of all the action. I have also been participating in activities like bubble maths which is all about shapes and making them out of...

A Girl’s Take on Tech

As a child, I was always interested in technology. I found it fascinating! I was always questioning what we could do with it and why it was doing a certain thing. But I never questioned how. Not once. I guess this is due to the fact that I always...