The Gardening Club Grant Scheme has provided schools with the means to develop natural habitats in their school grounds.
Andy Markwick and Kevin Watts explore properties and changes of materials, introducing some ideas for chemistry activities.
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.
Claire Walker describes how one child's question created buzz and excitement leading to an engaging and productive investigation for her class
Deborah Wilkinson and Wayne Stallard consider how materials can support learning and teaching in the primary classroom.
Plant tissue culture is becoming an important technique for the mass propagation of plants.
Molecular diversity is fascinating, allowing us to analyse the evolutionary past of the biological world while also providing valuable resources fo
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Lego has provided the building blocks of many children's early years.
Shoots and roots
Nicki Wise, Deb McGregor and James Bird describe the impact of using iPads to help children aged 8 and 9 think about materials.
The study and understanding of paleomagnetism has been pivotal in the development of the theory of plate tectonics.