Materials may be natural or man-made. They may exist as solids, liquids and gases, and as a mixture of states.
TAPS aims to develop support for a valid, reliable and manageable system of primary school science assessment.
Bath Spa University
First Lego League is for young people aged 9 to16 years, working in teams with a supporting adult coach.
The Society for General Microbiology produce a range of resources for teaching microbiology for students aged 7-19.
Farmvention (when farming meets invention) is a national STEM competition run by the NFU aimed at primary school children launching this September.
National Farmers Union,
Ideas for small things pupils can do to make a difference to their global community and environment.
Students are challenged to design and make a wind powered machine that can lift a weighted cup off the floor.
The problem: Flooded farmland in Bangladesh caused by increased rainfall.
These images are ideal for stimulating discussion in science topics for students of all ages and for student project work.
Make links between the UK science curricula and global learning.
A range of colourful posters to support a variety of projects and challenges is freely available from Practical Action.
These evaluation tools give students (aged 7-19) an opportunity to analyse their products, designs or existing products.