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
In this activity children learn the importance of exercise in keeping us healthy and understand that exercise keeps our bodies and minds healthy too.
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.
In this unit Julie learns how to vary the way components function in a circuit. She also learns to represent a simple circuit in a diagram.
Pan London Assessment Network (PLAN)
Learn how to set up a hydrogen fuel cell by extending an activity most schools already do – the electrolysis of ‘water’.
In this activity children learn about the different forces acting on an object and how those forces will affect the movement of that object.
In this activity children learn about friction and investigate the grip of different shoes to decide which are appropriate for racing on sports day.
A very limited questioning of undergraduate Environmental Science students at the start of their studies suggests the age of the Earth is being suc
The development and delivery of an Earth-science-focused short course designed to prepare Hong Kong students for university level study is describe
Phillip J. Murphy
Students are challenged to design and make a wind powered machine that can lift a weighted cup off the floor.