More ways of taking part in I’m a Scientist

We understand that some schools may face issues in taking part in I’m a Scientist in the “usual” way.

Here are some other ways students can take part:

Students can take part from home

Students just need a computer or tablet, and an internet connection.

There is no special software required, I’m a Scientist works on a web browser.

Students can:

  • Send questions to scientists any time
  • Join a live chat you’ve booked for your class
  • Join weekly evening chats – Thursdays 7pm to 8pm


Run a live Chat from the front

If you don’t have access to individual IT equipment, you can still run I’m a Scientist for your class in school.

  • Book a live chat session for your class
  • Project the chat on a screen
  • Ask the questions through your teacher account, on behalf of your students