Illustrating the angles subtended at the eye by one lamp and the image of the other as seen in the mirror.
Social media is an increasing part of everyday life for many of us. I know that I use it both for work and personally.
A short article based on an extract from Topics in Safety, Topic 17 (Electricity), which is freely available to Association for Science Education (
ASE Health and Safety Group
Andy Markwick and Kevin Watts explore properties and changes of materials, introducing some ideas for chemistry activities.
Techniques to promote understanding of the choices that have to be made about energy use.
Bert Nagel explores how, using just drinking straws and staples, you can make wands that produce beautiful soap bubbles.
Bert Nagel shares another interesting and simple adaptation to create something special out of the ordinary.
A fresh look at how the recognised types of energy are classified.
Claire Walker describes how one child's question created buzz and excitement leading to an engaging and productive investigation for her class
The nature of light and how it is affected by gravity is discussed.
Deborah Wilkinson and Wayne Stallard consider how materials can support learning and teaching in the primary classroom.
An annual hands-on practical engineering day develops team skills and gives students a real taste of career possibilities.