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Meadowbank School

This book, from the Nuffield Foundation, describes problems and events occurring in an imaginary school, each written up in the form of a case study designed to be of value to students and teachers in training. It is one of the eight publications prepared by the Science Teacher Education Project (STEP), a project...

Theory Into Practice

Theory Into Practice, from the Nuffield Foundation, was published in the early 1970s when there were significant developments both in the style of science teaching in schools and in the arrangements for teaching education and professional development. The resource includes activities designed to help teachers to...

Through the Eyes of the Pupil

Through the Eyes of the Pupil, from the Nuffield Foundation, is a collection of writing by students that was published by the Science Teacher Education Project (STEP). The aim was to enrich teacher education with sets of annotated passages written by students for discussion in professional training courses.

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The Salters' Chemistry Course: an Overall Guide for Teachers

The Salters’ Chemistry Course Guide, published by the University of York Science Education Group, was written to provide an introduction to the course and to supplement the sixteen unit guides which made up the main body of the course. Some parts were written for teachers coming new to the course. Other parts were...

Introducing Salters' Chemistry: Textbook

The first Salters’ Chemistry Course textbook from the Univerisity of York Science Education Group covered the five units in the first year of the course intended for students aged 13-14 (year nine).

Units covered in the textbook
* Metals
* Drinks
* Clothing...

Metals Unit Guide

This Salters’ Chemistry Course unit from the University of York Science Education Group covered:

  • The importance of metals
  • The characteristics of metals
  • The relationship between the properties of metals and their uses
  • Problems of corrosion

 Core contents...

Drinks Unit Guide

This Salters’ Chemistry Course unit from the University of York Science Education Group covered:
* The provision of a safe water supply
* The production of different kinds of drink

Core contents
D1: What do drinks contain?
D2: How can water be made safe to...

Clothing Unit Guide

This Salters’ Chemistry Course unit from the University of York Science Education Group covered:
* The properties and structures of the fibres used to make clothing
* The care of fabrics
* Modification of the properties of fabrics.

Core contents
C1: What are...

Warmth Unit Guide

This Salters’ Chemistry Course unit from the University of York Science Education Group covered:
* The use of fuels in keeping warm
* The chemical changes when fuels burn
* Some consequences of the large scale use of fuels.

Core contents
W1: How do we keep...

Food Unit Guide

This Salters’ Chemistry Course unit from the University of York Science Education Group covered:
* The concept of foods as mixtures of chemical substances
* A comparison of foods and fuels
* The energy content of different foods
* The role and importance of food in our diet.

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