Online interactive science resources covering a range of science topics.
Materials may be natural or man-made. They may exist as solids, liquids and gases, and as a mixture of states.
Take a virtual tour of the chemistry laboratories and the pilot plant making pharmaceutical products on a large scale.
Knowing about the properties of everyday materials found around us helps us choose the right material for the job.
Alan interviews Pam Horton, education officer at the Eden Project in Cornwall, about how their message and children's responses have changed.
Ally Bull, with the NZCER science education team, shares a New Zealand example of how science assessment could be developed to assess thinking in s
Andy Markwick and Kevin Watts explore properties and changes of materials, introducing some ideas for chemistry activities.
Anne outlines how trainee teachers develop futuristic primary science classes.
Research-based publications and web-based activities to support active learning from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council.
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.