TAPS aims to develop support for a valid, reliable and manageable system of primary school science assessment.
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Chris King from the Earth Science Education Unit outlines some activities that develop learning about Earth processes and the rocks they form throu
The universe and broaden their horizons.
<p>Snap Science is a dynamic, comprehensive programme packed with inspirational resources.</p>
Emma Vanstone offers engaging activities and links with key stage 1 and early years maths and science enjoy supporting learning in both subjects wi
In this activity children use the exciting space mission to understand the concept of orbits and to link this to their understanding of gravity.
<p>In this activity children explore the science and maths of snowflakes and discover why giant snowballs have appeared on Russian beaches.</
In this activity children investigate how rocks react differently when in water and do this by testing the permeability of a selection of rocks.
In this activity children investigate the movement of waves and use a chart to explain how to predict when a tsunami may hit.
In this activity children learn about traditional vehicles for travelling across snow and investigate ways of reducing friction.
What does effective ‘Environmental’ or ‘Sustainability Education’ look like? How does this link to best practice STEM education?