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Datalogging in the Environment

Aimed at primary level this resource shows how to incorporate data logging into science lessons. It contains lesson ideas on the topics of sound, habitats, plants and animals in the local environment, light, thermal insulators, separating mixtures, electricity, changing state and sound. The teacher guidance includes...
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2000 - 2009

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Radiation in the Environment

This booklet is part of the ‘Innovations in Practical Work’ series published by the Gatsby Science Enhancement Programme (SEP). Radiation is all around us and is part of our everyday life. Much of the radiation that bombards us comes from natural sources, though we are now subject to additional levels as a result of...
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2000 - 2009

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Cars and the Environment

This is one of a series of focused units, from the Association for Science Education and the Design and Technology Association, to introduce students to important technologies and their applications. This unit shows that decisions involving environmental issues are complex. Students learn that there are often optimum...
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1990 - 1999

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Physics in the environment

The units of the Supported Learning in Physics Project (SLIPP), published by Heinemann, introduced students to a new method of studying on their own, or sometimes in small groups with other students. The teacher’s role was to guide students in their use of the unit. Students were expected to learn about the topic...
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1990 - 1999

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Chemistry and the Environment

This book, published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, contains practical activities, data interpretation exercises and stimulus material that can support both field and laboratory work. The activities are relevant to chemistry and the environment and are grouped into three themes: air quality, water quality, and...
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1990 - 1999

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Seeing Science: Environment

In these resources from the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), students look at the scientific and factual side of this important aspect of the curriculum. The Key Stage Three lessons look at how plants can be used to clean up contaminated land and the science of acid rain. The Key Stage Four lessons...
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2000 - 2009

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Fertilisers and the Environment

This resource, from the Royal Society of Chemistry ‘Challenging Plants’ resource pack, provides background information on the use of fertilisers and the environmental concerns of using them. It discusses the steps that need to be taken to improve the productivity of land while reducing the use of: water, fertiliser...
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2000 - 2009

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Science in the Environment Pack 1: Eye on the Environment

The University of York Science Education Group ensured that all the Science in the Environment packs were organised according to broad environmental themes. Within each pack, a number of specific contexts were used to introduce the science content. In addition, each pack focused on the acquisition of particular skills...
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2000 - 2009

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Science in the Environment Pack 4: the Technological Environment

The University of York Science Education Group ensured that all the Science in the Environment packs were organised according to broad environmental themes. Within each pack, a number of specific contexts were used to introduce the science content. In addition, each pack focused on the acquisition of particular skills...
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2000 - 2009

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How organisms affect the environment

From 2014, students should learn how organisms affect, and are affected by, their environment, including the accumulation of toxic materials. This is a very broad statement in the new national curriculum which can be explored in many ways, from food webs to ecology.  We've highlighted some more unusual...
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15 December 2015

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