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.
Lego has provided the building blocks of many children's early years.
In this activity children will have the opportunity to plan and set up a fair test investigation to test the strength of bamboo canes.
In this activity children question the evidence that we use plastic bags for 20 minutes to take our shopping home, but they take 1000 years to degrade
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
The algebra of quantities - how it works and how it could be used in student's chemical calculations.
Marten J. ten Hoor
In this activity children will learn the parts of the plant and design a building using a flower shape as inspiration.
In this activity children investigate methods of separating mixtures of solids and learn about the problems of ash clouds for aviation.
Kaye and Laby provides tables of data, formulae, graphs and charts covering a wide range of science and engineering topics.
National Physical Laboratory
Nicki Wise, Deb McGregor and James Bird describe the impact of using iPads to help children aged 8 and 9 think about materials.
OurFuture.Energy is an online education resource to inform young people of the importance of energy in our daily lives.