Age Range: KS3
Activities requiring no specialist subject knowledge enable your students to develop their scientific skills despite staff absence. Aimed predominantly at lower ability students but with useful differentiation ideas for the more able, little is needed by way of equipment. Four sections concentrate on core science skills, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
Topics include: Measuring and recording; Scientific instruments and testing; Charts and graphs; Lab safety; Evolution; Biological keys; Survival of plants and animals; Material properties; Combustion; Rocks; Metals; Atoms; Natural resources; Conductivity; Insulation; Magnetism; Static; Force, mass, acceleration; The Planets.