In this activity children use the exciting space mission to understand the concept of orbits and to link this to their understanding of gravity.
Gareth Metcalfe looks at strategies for embedding scientific understanding to ensure that learning experiences are effectively translated into the
This article offers an insight into the move to reform science teaching to enhance the fast-moving Chinese economy.
Hayley Dymond and her year 6 class used microbes as starting points to create links between science and art.
A guide for survival in school science departments!
Classroom activities and resources for students aged 11-19 years with film clips, online games and quizzes.
Indira Banner and Judith Hillier
This article analyses quantitative data from an online survey of 96 teachers using the TAPS pyramid to show that changes in assessment practice var
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.