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Geography and applied maths activity

Using the video (https://youtu.be/UaxXupfZSSk), discuss in groups how to help Natasha and the former lighthouse keeper to swim the 3km channel between the island and the mainland

When to set off? climate vs weather

What time to set off? Tides...

Prizes for STEM based primary school competitions based in and around Glasgow, Scotland

As part of The IET Scotland South West committee, we have available a small fund available to either provide small prizes or material to enable STEM investigations / competitions to be held in and around Glasgow.

The aim is to promote STEM competitions in primary school to highlight to young people the...

STEM and STEAM for Cartography

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!

Topical Science Updates

Topical Science Updates are monthly newsletters for schools focusing on some of the big, quirky and interesting science stories in the news. 

Each month 3 or 4 stories are featured to help teachers embed topical science in their everyday teaching.

Each story has links to articles, video clips and...

Pumpkins against Poverty

This cross curricular resource explores the difference that growing pumpkins can make to the lives of people living in flood affected regions in Bangladesh. It includes finding out about Bangladesh and its people and ways to address poverty, investigating the pumpkin lifecycle and seed germination, designing and...

Flying fruit

Using a huge wall map of the world, flower pots, compost and videos, children find out everything there is to know about the fruit they eat. They investigate where their fruit has travelled from, and what transport was used getting it to the UK. Children explore the different parts of fruit and compare the seeds of...

Fruit and vegetable sorting cards

These cards contain pictures of a selection of fruit and vegetables.  They can be cut out and laminated and used for a variety of activies such as sorting, playing memory pairs or to identify the odd one out from a group of three or four.  They can also be used for a game of 'What's in the Box?' where children...

UK Primary Science Tracker - 2017

This is my updated version of a fairly popular science tracking spreadsheet I had uploaded earlier. This one includes the current ITAF statements. The content is separated by year group. Cells are protected to stop staff indadvertently changing them but you can make changes (grouping year groups etc) using 'admin'...

Guess Who Game adaptation

This resource describes how the popular game of 'Guess Who' can be adapted so that it can be used to help chldren think about the characteristics of different plants and animals.  It also supports them with the skills of identifying and classifying.

Versions could also be made which encouraged children to...

Colours, Colours (Sensory Story)

"Colours, Colours" is a sensory story and can be used with any age.  The story looks at a number of colours, with the objects and smells that are associated with it.

The 3 end pages give you printables; the last page gives you ideas for the different objects and reminders of how to use the items in the story...

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