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
The Gardening Club Grant Scheme has provided schools with the means to develop natural habitats in their school grounds.
Anjana describes the relationship between fossils and evolution and how this will be celebrated at this year's annual Fossil Festival: 'E
Anjana K. Ford
Ann describes a project in which children learn about the solar system and other physics concepts through working with professional scientists.
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
Bob Kibble uses model making and storytelling to help develop children's understanding of the movement of the Earth around the Sun.
The popular science shows that strip science down to its bare essentials.
<div>In this lesson, students learn how microbes can be used to make food and drink.
<p>Cut iceberg lettuce oxidises and this causes a pink discolouration of the leaf.
<p>In this lesson students use on-line modelling software to discover how temperature affects the growth of bacteria.
<div>Food and drinks have a shelf life after which, they may not be pleasant to eat or may be dangerous to consume.