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Authoritative guidance for teachers on practical physics from the Nuffield Curriculum Centre and the Institute of Physics.
Institute of Physics
An introduction to a simple WebQuest tool to a year 5 class to support an enquiry-based approach to teaching aspects of 'Earth and space'
Jen and Steve Smyth highlight how you can support your science teaching trains your next stop announcing the next stop in your classroom!
Could de Broglie's revolutionary idea that an electron in an atomic orbit can behave as a wave have been inspired by a Himalayan singing bowl?
Julian Grant explores the cross-curricular nature of language in scientific recording and how children can waken an audible science world with wor
Kate reflects on her school's journey in engaging children in engineering and technology.
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.
Liz highlights the importance of meeting all the demands of teaching design and technology when it is often taught alongside science.
Luke Carter explores the pros and cons of using tablet computers in the science classroom.