A short article based on an extract from Topics in Safety, Topic 17 (Electricity), which is freely available to Association for Science Education (
ASE Health and Safety Group
The Gardening Club Grant Scheme has provided schools with the means to develop natural habitats in their school grounds.
Wave power is continually available around our shores but remains an untapped resource on the commercial scale, this article provides an overview o
Finding an old notice on a canal towpath inspired a consultation with colleagues and search for evidence in an old book to help us look into how th
Plant tissue culture is becoming an important technique for the mass propagation of plants.
Molecular diversity is fascinating, allowing us to analyse the evolutionary past of the biological world while also providing valuable resources fo
H. John Newbury
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.
Science Hunters, an outreach project at Lancaster University that uses Minecraft to engage children with science, worked with schools to develop th
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker