What support can I find to support me to support practical work?
Read on for information and advice in a guest post from SCORE Assistant Manager Jessica Douthwaite.
Despite much recent debate on the place of practical science in school curricula – one important point remains – practical work is integral to the teaching and learning of science at school.
The Council for Science and Technology recently emphasised this in a letter to Michael Gove:
Mammal body size decreased significantly during at least two ancient global warming events. A new finding that suggests a similar outcome is possible in response to human-caused climate change, according to a University of Michigan paleontologist and his colleagues. Researchers have known for years that mammals such as primates and the groups that include […]
Balm of hurt minds, sore labourer’s bath, Shakespeare has said it all. But why do we need sleep? What happens when we dont sleep? To sleep or not to sleep? That is the question. There are a few theories as to why we need sleep. The first and earliest theory suggested was that animals who […]
I’ve decided to make this into a “Is Math?” series because, to be honest, there are many things that are confusing, or questioning about mathematics. In this post, I will be writing about rules and methods we just accepted when we were children, and (possibly) never really thought about. If that’s not interesting enough for […]
‘SixthSense’ is a wearable gestural interface that augments the physical world around us with digital information and lets us use natural hand gestures to interact with that information. It is invented by Mr. Pranav Mistry. The SixthSense prototype is comprised of a pocket projector, a mirror and a camera. The hardware components are coupled in a […]
Contribution of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in Country’s H-IndexJournal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, vol. 57, no. 1, 10 November, 2013. Maryam Farhadi , Hadi Salehi , Mohamed Amin Embi , Masood Fooladi , Hadi Farhadi , Arezoo Aghaei Chadegani and Nader Ale Ebrahim National University of Malaysia - UKM , Islamic Azad University, Najafabad Branch , Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia - Faculty of Education , Islamic Azad University,