Andy Markwick sheds light on how Year 6 (aged 10-11) children can work scientifically with light and shadows.
Easy ways to demonstrate temperature-sensing with thermochromic paint and to measure force with Electrolycra.
This article outlines one way of addressing children's difficulties with forces, following his successful presentation of it at the Associatio
The algebra of quantities - how it works and how it could be used in student's chemical calculations.
Marten J. ten Hoor
Students often struggle to determine whether changes in matter are physical or chemical, for example, they may have difficulty labelling a candle m
Music to some people is just'noise', but of course music is more than just sound, even though it is made up of sounds (and silences).