The Frozen Oceans educational programme is a set of resources delivered by Digital Explorer, an educational social enterprise and supported by Catlin Group Limited, a specialist casualty insurer and reinsurer. Between 2009 and 2011 Catlin sponsored research into the changing Arctic environment through the Catlin...
This collection of videos, from the European Space Education Office (ESERO-UK), presents a cross-section of people with careers in UK space industry. The majority of the videos include a version that can be used in the primary classroom and a version to use in secondary schools or colleges. Many...
A collection of resources curated for Design and Technology GCSE, to support the teaching of the properties and finishing of timbers.
A collection of resources collated for the Design and Technology GCSE, to support the teaching of the basic principles in carrying out a life cycle assessment for a material or product.
A collection of resources for GCSE Design and Technology that support the teaching of material properties with different papers and boards.
A collection of resources for GCSE Design and Technology that support student understanding of industry and the careers available within different employers.
A collection of resources for GCSE Design and Technology that support the teaching of how products are produced in different volumes (e.g. batch, bespoke, continuous, mass) and methods of lean manufacture.
A collection of resources for GCSE Design and Technology that provide lesson resources for teaching the properties of different polymers, the production of polymers, use of additives and content on biodegradable plastics.
The activities in this collection, from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, are all designed to introduce the principles of the circular economy to students in secondary school. Before teaching the activities, it is recommended that teachers firstly introduce the concept of the circular economy using the introductory...
A collection of resources to support teaching the principles of biomimicry in design and engineering.