Materials may be natural or man-made. They may exist as solids, liquids and gases, and as a mixture of states.
Online interactive science resources covering a range of science topics.
This activity is a simulation to explore how conditions affect the population of rabbits, or of micro-organisms in a petri-dish.
Andy Markwick and Kevin Watts explore properties and changes of materials, introducing some ideas for chemistry activities.
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.
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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.
The popular science shows that strip science down to its bare essentials.
The Chilled Food Association (CFA) has produced new and engaging resources to support KS2 teaching about microorganisms.
In this activity children identify and compare the suitability of everyday materials for particular uses.
What are students' ideas about a tropical rainforest and how can teachers working in urban settings provide experiential learning for students who