Prior to starting Goblin Car project with P7 pupils, used this material and got them to identify simple hazards, risks and controls for the project. We review the risks in light of what they've learned prior to each session, and discuss changes.They thoroughly enjoyed it and engaged with enthusiasm!
This book provides advice to teachers on safety education and a general guide to precautions for all who work in the education service.
Mini Map Makers is creating a Poster for STEM and STEAM for Cartography. How Cartography interacts with the elements! This is working progress and a draft copy will be out soon!
Health and safety code of practice for D&T in establishments such as schools, universities, factories and other work places.
This book from the Discovering Science series is about the Earth and its place in the universe.Topics include:• The view from the Earth • Exploring the Universe • Newton’s laws The Solar System • The Earth’s surface • Earthquakes • Volcanic activity • How rocks are formed • The Earth...
This series is designed to help lower ability children, or those with special needs, to develop the essential skills of observation, predicting, recording and drawing conclusions. The books contain a mixture of paper-based tasks and 'hands on' activities. The photocopiable worksheets introduce one concept or National...
Science and Defence is a Science in Society reader with a series of essays discussing defence strategies with particular reference to nuclear weapons.The book looks at why these weapons are 'a case apart' and the effects that they would have had on the wars that were raging at the time of writing in 1984.
How long is a day on Mercury? What are space probes used for? How tall is Venus' highest volcano? Find out the answers to these questions and many more in this fascinating book on Mercury and Venus, part of the Up in Space series from QED.
How many moons does Jupiter have? Why do Jupiter and Saturn look stripy? And what makes up Saturn's rings? Learn the answers to these questions and many more fascinating facts about Jupiter and Saturn in this dazzling book from QED.
Produced by the Triple Science Support Programme, this quick guide looks at our use of chemicals which is inevitable, whatever their source. Green, or sustainable, chemistry develops chemicals and processes capable of performing vital functions, while minimising social and environmental costs.This is a resource...