Leonardo Colletti explores how teaching activities looking at the physics concept of rotations can support learning about movement and the solar sy
What does effective ‘Environmental’ or ‘Sustainability Education’ look like? How does this link to best practice STEM education?
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
Martin Wesley describes a workshop for supporting the teaching and learning of Earth and Space.
Mary describes running a Space Week, which linked to learning throughout her school.
A feel-good picture book that combines a popular science topic with character education themes of self-discovery, acceptance, and friendship.
Mick outlines how the tricky topic of Earth in Space can be approached and the common misconceptions that learners hold.
In this activity children will investigate electrical circuits and consider how a safe and reliable circuit that works, can be made.
Nancy Bilderbeck helps children to 'Go where no boy or girl has gone before...'
In this activity children investigate how the pitch of the buzz from a twanged ruler can be changed and relate this to the sound of mosquito wings.
In this activity children explore how different shadows can be formed depending on the number and position of light sources.
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory