What can I do on the site?

Students can:

  • ‘Meet’ the scientists
  • ASK them questions
  • Let scientists know their opinions
  • Find out what real scientists are like and what they do all day
  • Engage in live discussion about real-life science
  • Chat LIVE with scientists & ask them questions
  • Choose which scientist they think should get $1000 by VOTING for the scientist they want to win
  • Find links to science information, and study help, on the web

Scientists can:

  • Engage with young people
  • Contribute to science education
  • Hear what teachers and students have to say about science
  • Nominate a student to win $50 in iTunes vouchers
  • Get awarded $1000 if they impress the students enough!

Teachers can:

  • Show their classes how science works in the real world
  • Download and use lesson plans and resources
  • Get support for teaching the Science as a Human Endeavour part of the curriculum
  • Make science lessons fun!

We hope everyone will find I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here! useful, engaging, and enjoyable. Explore the site, check out the scientists’ profiles and the live chats. Don’t forget the science links and study guides in the Library section under the About tab… and have fun!