In this activity children learn about swine flu and its symptoms and look at how viruses spread and consider how they can be contained.
In this activity children investigate the effects of gravity and create a series of force diagrams to explain what it would be like in zero gravity.
A downloadable timeline illustrating the progress of catalytic converters in vehicles.
An exciting opportunity for schools to follow the amazing migratory journeys of satellite-tagged Ospreys each March.
Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust
A feel-good picture book that combines a popular science topic with character education themes of self-discovery, acceptance, and friendship.
In this activity children will learn that baby animals grow into adults and will then apply this knowledge to match the right puppy to its parent.
In this activity children are encouraged to discuss the advantages/disadvantages of adaptation and consider a variety of points of view e.g. a farmer.
In this activity children collect data about the distribution of black squirrels and record it on a map with the date of the sighting.
Farmvention (when farming meets invention) is a national STEM competition run by the NFU aimed at primary school children launching this September.
National Farmers Union,
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
A downloadable project to support students using the OurFuture.Energy website to explore issues relating to energy resources and their use.
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.