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 universe and broaden their horizons.
Emma Vanstone offers engaging activities and links with key stage 1 and early years maths and science enjoy supporting learning in both subjects wi
Wave power is continually available around our shores but remains an untapped resource on the commercial scale, this article provides an overview o
Finding an old notice on a canal towpath inspired a consultation with colleagues and search for evidence in an old book to help us look into how th
A teaching module to introduce students to a feature of the nature of science (analogies and models) through learning about a curriculum topic (ele
Keith S. Taber
Forces, motion, electricity, atomic physics and wave effects can be illustrated using outdoor student activities.
Marilyn Brodie and Nicky Fuller consider the maths of the natural world with activities based on Fibonacci numbers.
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
For some children maths and science are exciting subjects that work side by side, one providing the opportunity to practise and hone skills and kno
Learn how to set up a hydrogen fuel cell by extending an activity most schools already do – the electrolysis of ‘water’.