Anne Buckley and Kim Harvey explain how playdough can provide a fun way for children to learn the basics and conduct further enquiries.
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Luke Tilley explores the world of insects and offers ideas on how you can get involved during National Insect Week.
Paul considers ways of teaching about ecosystems that challenge doing things 'the way we have always done them'.
Rob Bowker shows how children's perceptions of tropical rainforest developed through their observational drawings.
Steven Chapman shares some salient points about teaching this tricky but fascinating subject.
Sue Fielding and Meriel Jones share how the Bonkers Bugs team used the outdoors as a cross-curricular learning environment.
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.
To help children better understand how electrical circuits work, make a poster of home with real working electrical parts.
The Great Bug Hunt 2017 winners days.
The Great Bug Hunt 2018!