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Recycling and Sustainability

This booklet is part of the ‘Innovations in Practical Work’ series published by the Gatsby Science Enhancement Programme (SEP). ‘Sustainability’ is about using resources in a way that does not deplete them. An increased emphasis on renewable energy is part of the move to greater sustainability, but so is the idea of...
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Simple Electric Circuits

The resources in this collection support the teaching of the following key concepts within the big idea of electricity and magnetism:Making circuits Electric currentVoltage Static electricityThese resources are part of the BEST collection , which provides diagnostic questions, response activities,...
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Forces and Motion

The resources in this collection support the teaching of the following key concepts in the topic of forces:What forces doDescribing forcesBalanced and unbalanced forcesFrictionEnergy stores and transfersThese resources are part of the BEST collection , which provides diagnostic questions, response activities,...
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Energy Stores and Transfers

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:Understand that when a force makes things change it mechanically transfers energy between different energy stores.Understand that friction transfers energy mechanically into a heat store of energy.Identify...
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Friction

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:Describe the cause of friction between two objects.Explain how friction, generated by the interaction between two objects, can stop them from moving.Explain how lubricants can reduce friction.Describe the...
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Balanced and Unbalanced Forces

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:Identify pairs of forces that are balanced or unbalanced.Calculate the size and direction of the resultant force of two forces acting along the same straight line.Deduce the relative size of resultant...
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Describing Forces

These diagnostic questions and response activities (contained in the zip file) support students in being able to:Describe how forces always arise in pairsLabel force arrows to describe the action of the forceRepresent the size and direction of a force with an appropriate force arrow.Name the types of forces acting in...
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Daytime Moon Viewing

This resource, from the Royal Observatory Greenwich, uses daytime viewing of the Moon to reinforce ideas learned in the classroom about light, shadow and the Moon itself. Advice is given on the best times to view the Moon, and the compulsory and optional equipment needed. By viewing the Moon during the day, students...
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Astro Pi Worksheet

This simple worksheet explains the inputs, sensors and outputs on the Astro Pi board. It contains a section for students to fill in with their ideas and a description of what they would use the Astro Pi for on the International Space Station.
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Every Drop Is Precious

This Astro-Pi resource for upper-primary and lower-secondary schools looks at water as a scarce resource on Earth and in space, how it is used by the human body and how it is recycled on the International Space Station (ISS). Parallels with the terrestrial water cycle are also made. The lesson activities also show how...
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