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.
The universe and broaden their horizons.
Emma Vanstone offers engaging activities and links with key stage 1 and early years maths and science enjoy supporting learning in both subjects wi
This article outlines one way of addressing children's difficulties with forces, following his successful presentation of it at the Associatio
Marilyn Brodie and Nicky Fuller consider the maths of the natural world with activities based on Fibonacci numbers.
For some children maths and science are exciting subjects that work side by side, one providing the opportunity to practise and hone skills and kno
Bubbles offer many opportunities for investigation in maths and science.
It's enough to drive kids batty! How the natural world can be used to enhance the mathematics curriculum.
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).
We often talk about how literacy and science are related, about the links between being able to write explanations in both subjects for example, bu