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My favourite scientist
Who is your favourite scientist? This question has been posed to researchers from the School of Science and Technology at Nottingham Trent University. The short video clips are a valuable teaching tool detailing the work of scientists past and present. Suitable for all key stages. Visit the My Favourite scientist website to watch the videos.
Word loop
Word loop SWF icon
This resource will enable teachers to create quick and easy plenary and starter sessions that are fun for all levels.
A user guide PDF icon is available for this resource.
Bingo card
Bingo cards SWF icon
Another tool for the creation of quick and easy to use plenary and starter sessions. Science bingo is suitable for all levels and can also be adapted for any subject or topic.
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Mole and dilution factor calculators
These interactive animations can be used to help explain the calculation of moles. They also demonstrate the relationships between RMM, mass and moles, and concentration, volume and moles. Mole calculator SWF icon , dilution factor calculator SWF icon , dilution factor teachers' notes PDF icon .
Spectroscopy
An animated presentation to illustrate spectroscopic techniques such as NMR, IR and Mass Spectrometry. The accompanying documents may be downloaded in PDF format. Presentation PowerPoint icon , students' worksheet PDF icon and teachers' information sheet PDF icon .
DNA
From DNA to a protein PDF icon
Suitable for "gifted and talented" Key Stage 4 students. This worksheet PDF icon looks at the roles of DNA and mRNA in the manufacture of the body's proteins.
Line of best fit SWF icon
This interactive Flash animation has been created as a tool to help discuss and display lines of best fit. It can be used without a keyboard and so is particularly suitable for interactive whiteboards. This resource is suitable for students in Key Stage 4. A user guide PDF icon is available for this resource.
Gradient SWF icon
This interactive Flash animation has been created as a tool to help show and discuss the measuring of gradients. It can be used without a keyboard and so is particularly suitable for interactive whiteboards. This resource is suitable for students in Key Stage 4. A user guide PDF icon is available for this resource.
True or false quiz SWF icon
Test your knowledge and discover weird and wonderful things you never knew about science. This is a fun quiz for all age groups.
Close-up-match-up SWF icon
These close up images of everyday objects are taken using a very powerful microscope, can you guess what they are?