The Wellcome Trust is running a national engagement and education initiative inspired by the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
This article describes an enquiry into whether role models in science have an effect on ethnic minority engagement and aspirations.
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
The Nuffield Curriculum Centre and the Biosciences Federation in association with CLEAPSS, provide inspiration and guidance for practical biology.
A downloadable project to support students using the OurFuture.Energy website to explore issues relating to energy resources and their use.
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.
Learn how to set up a hydrogen fuel cell by extending an activity most schools already do – the electrolysis of ‘water’.
Pupils explore climate change issues and energy in schools, and the science of renewable energy resources with a global dimension.
A set of four colourful posters showing renewable energy in use in developing countries.
Ideas for small things pupils can do to make a difference to their global community and environment.