Brent Beaumont explains how the children at his primary school in New Zealand are inspired by their involvement in environmental monitoring.
Bridget Holligan believes that giving children more control over what and how they investigate can really engage and motivate them in science but h
How child-led enquiry, with children choosing their own questions to research, can work in an infant classroom.
The authors describe young children's development as 'super-scientists' through close observation and discussion in the school'
Carol Sampey shares a couple of activities she has run in her school that you could do too!
Hens run wild at St Peter's Primary School in Shropshire.
Several studies have documented students' lack of interest, motivation and uptake in learning science.
Claas Wegner, Lea Minnaert and Friederike Strehlke share their project for managing the challenge of supporting young gifted learners.
Claire Seeley shares with us a new CBeebies television programme, which encourages young children to be scientists.