14-16 science resource packages

 

A selection of hand-picked resources covering all the statements in the Key Stage 4 programmes of study.

 

Successful practical work

 

  • CLEAPSS: SUCCESSFUL SCIENCE PRACTICALS

    This guide collects the many helpful hints and ideas which teachers and technicians have found lead to smooth-running and successful practical work.

  • ROBIN MILLAR EVALUATION GRIDS
     

    A useful tool to stimulate thought about practical activities, their learning objectives, design, presentation and effectiveness.

  • PRACTICAL SCIENCE
     

    An interactive resource to support teachers in improving the quality of learning in practical science sessions.

 

Online communities

  • Rocks

    Does anyone know  anywhere to buy very small rock froagments? The "small fragments"  Ive found so far are too big. I need them about 1cm or smaller. we have the bigger pieces...

  • Jolly bulb

    My physics department are thinking of buying a Jolly bulb but before they do so I’d be interested to hear if anyone else has experience using one, are they worth the money, is...

  • DSEAR Assessment

    Following the appointment of external H&S advisers, and appointment of a new H&S assisstant, we have been told that we must undergo a DSEAR (Dangerous Substances...