Knowing about the properties of everyday materials found around us helps us choose the right material for the job.
TAPS aims to develop support for a valid, reliable and manageable system of primary school science assessment.
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Bert Nagel explores how, using just drinking straws and staples, you can make wands that produce beautiful soap bubbles.
The popular science shows that strip science down to its bare essentials.
Chris King from the Earth Science Education Unit outlines some activities that develop learning about Earth processes and the rocks they form throu
In this activity children identify and compare the suitability of everyday materials for particular uses.
<p>Designed to develop stronger maths and practical skills, helping students tackle the demands of AS and A-level Science.</p>
<p>Study and revision guides to provide essential support for exam preparation.</p>
<p>Snap Science is a dynamic, comprehensive programme packed with inspirational resources.</p>
A cartoon story showing the surprising impact of copper in our everyday lives.
Copper Development Association
In this activity children consider what is sand? Why is sand such an important resource? And why is the UN concerned that it might soon run out?
In this activity children pick from a range of investigations to explore, question and develop their ideas about floating and sinking.