Knowing about the properties of everyday materials found around us helps us choose the right material for the job.
This activity is a simulation to explore how conditions affect the population of rabbits, or of micro-organisms in a petri-dish.
Materials may be natural or man-made. They may exist as solids, liquids and gases, and as a mixture of states.
Teaching resources, videos and fun activities for pupils aged 5 to 18. Bring the wild to your classroom with ARKive Education!
Alan J. Hesse
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
The popular science shows that strip science down to its bare essentials.
In this activity children identify and compare the suitability of everyday materials for particular uses.
<p>Student Books and Teacher Guides provide a clear route through this new specification.</p>