In this article we show how similar principles can be used to move a polystyrene ball in a circular path.
Anne Buckley and Kim Harvey explain how playdough can provide a fun way for children to learn the basics and conduct further enquiries.
Carol demonstrates how distance doesn't stop you making use of the Jurassic Coast as a stimulus for teaching about rocks.
Matter can be described and explained in a number of ways, using models of increasing complexity depending on the intended audience.
The notorious ease with which headphone flex becomes knotted provides the basis for classroom projects showing how cutting-edge mathematics and exp
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Steven Chapman shares some salient points about teaching this tricky but fascinating subject.
The authors explore teachin the nature of science through inquiry-based activities on electric circuits.
Tony Davies uses a magical theme to introduce children to the way electricity works.
In the Bohr theory of the atom, electrons are pictured as particles moving in fixed paths, or orbits, around the nucleus rather like planets revo
To help children better understand how electrical circuits work, make a poster of home with real working electrical parts.