Fantastic hands-on science education in the safety of your home, all via Zoom:

  1. 4 week Science clubs for children all over the UK to join
  2. Online science classes perfect for a family or small groups
  3. Private tuition for KS3/GCSE & A-level biology

“Many thanks for your amazing lessons! They are so good at inspiring young scientists and introducing scientific concepts in a fun way.”

Joanne, London

Online Science Clubs

Our online science clubs, called Stay-in-Science, include the science kit delivered to your door, so we can make science really fun and interactive for your budding scientist! We run Engineering themed clubs as well as our popular Chemistry Club.

January’s club have sold out but join us for our February Half Term clubs – 1 hour of science on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday of half term.

Just £38 for 4 x 1 hours sessions which includes the science kit delivered to your door (UK only). 

Click here to see details or & to book the half term science clubs

Here’re the goodies you get with the Engineering Club

Here’re the goodies you get with the Chemistry Club

Only £38 per family……..if you have siblings, they can either share a kit or you can have additional kits for £10 each. These are available to order on the booking page, when you go to book.

A typical session, where numbers are kept small:

I just wanted to say a massive thank you for this morning, the children so enjoyed it!

 Liz, North Devon

Click here to book the half term science clubs

He really enjoyed it, he was absolutely buzzing afterwards and is looking forward to next week.

Lisanne, Mid Devon

Private Science Classes [online]

See how much fun science can be with affordable live science classes in the comfort and safety of your home on a day/time to suit you (subject to availability).

I can not thank you enough for today. The kids absolutely loved it!

Rachael, Cornwall

Prices start at £20 per session. Some sessions include specialist kit posted to you which is included in the price shown (delivered to UK & Channel Islands only).

There are ingredients that you will need to get hold of for these classes and we’ll send you the list by email at least a week before the class. A printer is also required for sessions 4, 7 & 14.

Choose and order any of the sessions below.

Click the link to purchase and we’ll then be in touch within 24 hours to arrange suitable times/days for your private classes.

By the way – price is per family, NOT per child.

1) Rainbow Chemistry (suit ages 7-11) – Rainbow Skittles, pH testing & acid-alkali reaction & gasses – INCLUDES Lab Kit full of laboratory goodies that your budding scientist will need for this session and can use again and again for their own science experiments.   1 HOUR   £37

Click here to Order the Rainbow Chemistry Science Class


2) Erupting Potions (suit ages 5-11) – lava lamps, rainbow fizz, fizzy lemons, elephant’s toothpaste.   1 HOUR   £22

Click here to Order the Erupting Potions Science Class


3) Kitchen Chemistry (suit ages 7-11) – fireworks on a jar, bouncy eggs, we’ve got fleas! & clever cabbage.   1 HOUR   £22

Click here to Order the Kitchen Chemistry Science Class


4) Rocket & Catapults (suit ages 5-10) – rocket frogs, hoop gliders, pom-pom launcher.   1 HOUR   £22

Click here to Order the Rockets & Catapults Science Class


5 ) Balloon Buggies (suit ages 6-10) – designing, building and racing balloon buggies – KIT INCLUDED!   45mins   £25

Click here to Order the Balloon Buggies Science Class


6) Art meet Science (suit ages 6-11) –  motorised Doodle Bots, paper towel magic & water colours – KIT INCLUDED!   45 mins   £25

Click here to Order the Art meet Science Science Class


7) Wacky Water (suit ages 6-11) – growing giant gummy bears, water tricks, blossoming flowers, draw on water.     45mins   £20

Click here to Order the Wacky Water Science Class


8) Crafty Rafts (suit ages 5-10) – does it sink or float and why?! Raft designing and building.     45mins   £20

Click here to Order the Crafty Rafts Science Class


9) Buzz-Bots (suit ages 5-11+) – designing & making  crazy Vibro-Bots – KIT INCLUDED!   45mins   £25

Click here to Order the Buzz-Bots Science Class


10) DNA (suit ages 8-12) – DNA structure, model making & DNA extraction.    1 HOUR   £25

Click here to Order the DNA Science Class


11) Cells (suit ages 8-12) – cells model making, photosynthesis & cellular respiration.   1 HOUR   £25

Click here to Order the Cells Science Class


12) Heart & Lungs (suit ages 8-12)- what does your heart do? How do you breath? Make pumping heart and lungs models to show how the diaphragm moves are in and out.   1 HOUR   £25

Click here to Order the Heart & Lungs Science Class


13) Forensics (suit ages 5-10) – fingerprint analysis,  chromatography & teeth imprints.    45mins   £20

Click here to Order the Forensics Science Class


14) Toy Engineers (suit ages 5-10) – make 3 news toys (climbing critters, balancing robot & pecking bird and learn about forces and engineering along the way!   1 HOUR   £22

Click here to Order the Toy Engineers Science Class


15) Slime (suit ages 7-10) – make slime of all colours and types includes our Slime Kit – contains everything you need – posted to you   1 HOUR   £30

Click here to Order the Slime Science Class


16) Bath Bombs (suit ages 7-10) – introduction to the chemistry behind bath bombs, then make bath bombs live with us of all colours and types includes our Bath Bomb Kit posted to you   1 HOUR   £30

Click here to Order the Slime Science Class


What happens during a class?

Children will work through fun activities live with us, gain an understanding of the science behind the experiments with extension ideas so they can continue learning long after the science class has finished.

You are also invited to join our free online community on Facebook where you can get ideas, hints & tips, and share the cool science you’ve been up to.

In the “notes” box (when you click the link) please tell us the children names & ages, which 3 classes you’d like and the address to send to kit too. Then we’ll be in touch within 24 hours to arrange a dates/times to suit you.

British Science Association Crest Award – these session count towards the BSA’s Crest Award. If you’re not already registered you can do so here.


GCSE tuition for 14-16 year olds/GCSE

Ruth, who runs Sciencedipity, is a biology teacher as well as a registered Biomedical Scientist. She currently teaches biology on a Plymouth University Bioscience degree, and offers private tuition at her home, as she does a lot of practical work with her students (once the pandemic is over!), and online. Ruth has taught iGCSE , Edexcel, and is particularly familiar with the AQA syllabus.

If you feel you need a boost in any of the sciences at KS3 level, perhaps a few hours or a weekly session, please get in touch. Price is £22 per hour.

If you have any gaps in your GCSE biology, perhaps a few hours are needed or you’d like a weekly session, please get in touch. Price is £25 per hour.

Please call/text 07847 006048 or contact us, to arrange a session.


16+/A-level/Degree tuition

Ruth, who heads up Sciencedipity, is a biology teacher as well as a registered Biomedical Scientist. She currently teaches biology on a Plymouth University Bioscience degree, and offers private tuition at her home, as she does a lot of practical work with her students (once the pandemic is over!), as well as online tuition. Ruth has taught the Edexcel & AQA syllabuses. If you have any gaps in your A-level biology, perhaps a few hours are needed or you’d like more regular support, please get in touch. Price is £28 per hour.

Please call/text 07847 006048 or contact us, to arrange a session.