Learn about the fascinating science of underwater exploration and deep sea life

About Nekton Education

By taking advantage of new technologies in the field and in the classroom, we aim to give young people direct experience of the process of discovery, and provide an inspirational introduction to scientific learning and to the blue planet itself.

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Submarine STEM for 7-11 year olds

Submarine STEM 7-11 provides elementary / primary school teachers with an engaging resource to explore the science and engineering of submarine exploration. The education program is based on the exploratory submersible journeys undertaken by Nekton as part of the XL Catlin Deep Ocean Survey.

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Submarine STEM for 11-14 year olds

Submarine STEM 11-14 provides middle / lower secondary school teachers with an engaging resource to explore the science and engineering of submarine exploration. The education program is based on the exploratory submersible journeys undertaken by Nekton as part of the XL Catlin Deep Ocean Survey.

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Submarine STEM Activity Booklet

Learn more about the science behind the Nekton Missions with this series of fun activities. Each 'mission' activity is based on one of the roles on the expedition. Complete each activity to earn one of the mission badges and work towards your Submarine Explorer certificate.

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Submarine STEM Coloring Booklet

The Submarine STEM Coloring Booklet introduces young children (and adults!) to the extraordinary life of the deep sea. Discover more about these alien-like animals and enjoy coloring them in, or even come up with your own drawing of a creature from the deep.

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