primary

YOUNG SCIENCE AMBASSADORS SCHEME
25 Sep 2018 Primary Science, Science Ambassadors, STEAM / STEM
  GET YOUR WHOLE SCHOOL BUZZING ABOUT SCIENCE! “What is science? Is it a body of facts, to be memorised and regurgitated? Or is it a method for finding out facts and testing and refining ideas?” Katherine Mathieson, TES blog. In today’s blog we’ll be looking at our Young ...
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Rainbow Magic – Science Investigation
Rainbow Magic – Science Investigation This is a firm favourite at our after-school clubs but works well as a primary science investigation! We layer liquids in a test tube but a plastic cup will do just as well. To start, put the same volume of coloured water, oil and ...
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Digital Animation Club @ Eckington Junior School
18 May 2018 No Comments STEAM / STEM
Digital Animation Club @ Eckington Junior School Over the past 5weeks, we have been running a Digital Animation club and using Stop Motion to create some amazing animations at Eckington Junior School.  The children soon got to grips with the tablets, tripods, animation app and props and set about ...
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Speaking Science
Speaking Science in the Primary Classroom Here are some great definitions to help children talk about science in the classroom.  (taken from psb.org)   Animal homes Bird nests, beehives, and anthills. These are all animal homes. Just like our homes, they’re safe places where animals can live with their families. Axle & ...
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Using Science Ambassadors in school
Using Science Ambassadors in school Science Ambassadors in primary schools can be a great way of getting the whole school buzzing about science! We know teachers are pressed for time and that science takes a back seat over English and Maths, so we think it makes a lot of ...
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