Knowing about the properties of everyday materials found around us helps us choose the right material for the job.
Online interactive science resources covering a range of science topics.
Alan J. Hesse
TAPS aims to develop support for a valid, reliable and manageable system of primary school science assessment.
Bath Spa University
Bert Nagel explores how, using just drinking straws and staples, you can make wands that produce beautiful soap bubbles.
This article shares some activities developed by the project to engage and enthuse children.
In this activity children identify and compare the suitability of everyday materials for particular uses.
Colin Foster thinks that creationist claims can provide a good opportunity in the science classroom for examining the evidence for evolution.
<p>Snap Science is a dynamic, comprehensive programme packed with inspirational resources.</p>
A cartoon story showing the surprising impact of copper in our everyday lives.
Copper Development Association