Listing all results (311)

Disappearing lab report

This mystery deals with a laboratory report in which the written results suddenly vanished. The students need to find out how the writing vanished,  how to recover the vanished data, and what the secret of the pen is.Curriculum links include Energy (exothermic and endothermic reactions), chemical equilibrium,...
Publication date:
2010 to date

1 file

0

0
Not yet rated

Murder of the jeweller

The mystery revolves round a detective story which the students gradually solve. A jeweller has been murdered: the suspects are his metal suppliers but the motive and the culprit are initially unknown.Students have samples of the various metals with which the jeweller worked. They find out the metals’ properties by...
Publication date:
2010 to date

1 file

0

0
Not yet rated

Sea sand overseas

The mystery deals with sand that stays dry when water is poured onto it. Students are requested to find ways to build sand castles with this 'dry' sand.Curriculum links include:  Chemical bonding, hydrophobic and hydrophilic interactions and compounds 
Publication date:
2010 to date

1 file

0

0
Not yet rated

Techniquest Glyndŵr support for STEM/Science Clubs

 Techniquest Glyndŵr is able to deliver one-off support or a short series of visits to enhance school based After School Science or STEM Clubs.   Drawing upon its extensive range of educational shows, workshops and its extremely popular portable StarDome, engaging activities can be devised for...
Publication date:
01 November 2017

0

0

Christmas ice cream

https://youtu.be/12WUA6yuaGkHere are the instructions for the 12th Challenge in the Series run by Team STEAM#99 (@Fulford School York).Each team will need 1/2 a cup of cream, a large ice cream tub with hole cut in lid (to house cream cup) ice, salt, range of xmas ingredients and a spoon...
Publication date:
04 July 2017

2 files

0

0

Bridge Breakdown

https://youtu.be/6aDgaTO_tvY Here are the instructions for the 11th Challenge in the Series run by Team STEAM#99 (Fulford School York).Wooden block size apporx.75x25x12mm. Each team given 54 blocks and 45min time limit EnjoyFocuses on design and engineering and balancing forcesCan be easily differentiated to make...
Publication date:
04 July 2017

1 file

0

0

Alternative Methods for Experiments

As a new technician, when I have difficulty with a method currently used in school, I look for an alternative, more simple method.  I shall keep ones that I find useful here.
Publication date:
22 March 2017

2 files

0

0

Case Study: Landbased Technology

Publication date:
2010 to date

1 file

0

0
Not yet rated

Chlorophyll fluorescence

From Solar Spark, this activity allows students to see how chlorophyll can be energised and how this causes it to fluoresce. Chlorophyll in plant leaves absorb red light and pass the energy on to other parts of the plant, hence leaves look green. But if there is nowhere for the energy to go, it gets released as light...
Publication date:
2010 to date

2 files

0

0
Not yet rated

Magic Melting Ice Cubes

Publication date:
2010 to date

1

0
Not yet rated

Pages

View all publishers