Exploring lLife under the microscope. Includes microbe misconception cards
In this activity children will learn the parts of the plant and design a building using a flower shape as inspiration.
In this activity children investigate methods of separating mixtures of solids and learn about the problems of ash clouds for aviation.
Nicki Wise, Deb McGregor and James Bird describe the impact of using iPads to help children aged 8 and 9 think about materials.
Peter Sainsbury advocates the use of microscopes in the primary classroom to transform the familiar into something quite amazing.
In this activity children learn about friction and investigate the grip of different shoes to decide which are appropriate for racing on sports day.
In this activity children consider the features of a bike made for these conditions and what materials might be used and why.
These images are ideal for stimulating discussion in science topics for students of all ages and for student project work.
In this activity children focus on the application of science to solve problems and invent a new product that can then be tested as fit for purpose.
RI Christmas Lectures 2014
Rachael Ashby shows how sign language can help children get to grips with science.
Rebecca Towner-Yates shares a case study where science led the way for learning in her class.