Forces, motion, electricity, atomic physics and wave effects can be illustrated using outdoor student activities.
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
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,
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.
A downloadable project to support students using the OurFuture.Energy website to explore issues relating to energy resources and their use.
Learn how to set up a hydrogen fuel cell by extending an activity most schools already do – the electrolysis of ‘water’.
In this activity children design their own stamps to celebrate a significant development that has impacted upon modern life.
Ideas for small things pupils can do to make a difference to their global community and environment.