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Free teaching resources for science, design and technology, engineering and maths

Classroom activities for students aged 11-19 years with film clips, online games, posters, careers resources and STEM activity days. 


Spotlight activity

BBC microbit and heart rate monitor

Videos: 1

Heart rate monitor - Main

Design and Technology Appropriate for children aged 11 to 14

Duration: 120 mins

In this activity, learners will develop their programmable system using the BBC micro:bit’s inbuilt accelerometer to detect motion created by the pumping of the heart.


Faraday STEM elements

IET Faraday Challenge Days

Delivered free of charge to 47 schools/colleges across the UK, Faraday Challenge Days 2014-15 are now taking place. 

Microbit prototype image

BBC micro:bit

IET partners with BBC on Make it Digital campaign, producing a range of teaching resources, events and teacher CPD sessions.

Circuits and Symbols Poster


FREE Classroom posters you can download or order for free from the IET.

Chris Bellamy in the virtual reality cave at Jaguar Landrover.

Follow in their footsteps

Careers videos taking you behind the scenes at some of the most impressive engineering organisations in the UK. 

FIRST Lego League logo


The IET is the operational partner for the FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) competition in the UK and Ireland. Find out how to take part in this global competition. 

Professor Eleanor Stride making large bubbles

Born to Engineer

Engineering careers videos sharing the experiences of school students up to engineering professors.