How the difficulty teachers were experiencing in demonstrating the preparation of iron(II) sulfide to students was solved through action research.
Materials may be natural or man-made. They may exist as solids, liquids and gases, and as a mixture of states.
Andy Markwick and Kevin Watts explore properties and changes of materials, introducing some ideas for chemistry activities.
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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.
Bert Nagel shares another interesting and simple adaptation to create something special out of the ordinary.
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In this activity children identify and compare the suitability of everyday materials for particular uses.
The Briggs Rauscher reaction is a simple and relatively inexpensive reaction that illustrates oscillatory behaviour and is often used as a chemical
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Claire Walker describes how one child's question created buzz and excitement leading to an engaging and productive investigation for her class