Fish and Ship documents the project to support year 6 pupils from schools on Tyneside in the transition to secondary school, with specific focus on increasing pupil interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) subjects.
The project was delivered by Newcastle University and its Dove Marine Laboratory with support from Aimhigher Gateshead.
The programme was produced by Mike Robinson - Minds Eye. Script -Mike Robinson, Susan Gebbels. Camera - Mike Robinson, Matt Robinson. Editing - Mike Robinson. Music - Roy Hartnell. The film follows the children at various locations along the river and the North East coast through the summer before they move to their new school.