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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.
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Bingo cards
A 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.
Animation and user guide.

Atomic structure
Suitable for key stage 4/GCSE level. The interactive animations and complementary worksheet provide an introduction to atomic structure and ionic, covalent and metallic bonding.
Atomic structure (flash animation), ionic bonding (flash animation) and worksheet (PDF).

Quantitative chemistry
Suitable for Key Stage 4/GCSE level. This worksheet covers chemical formulae, word and symbol equations, equation balancing and chemical masses and volumes.
Worksheet (PDF)

Animated atomic clock
This resource is suitable students in Key Stages 3 and 4. The atomic clock can be used as part of a fun activity to introduce students to atomic numbers.
For example, what time is HSn, HBr, NaP, LiZr or Cn?
Atomic clock (flash animation)

From DNA to a protein
Suitable for "gifted and talented" Key Stage 4 students. This worksheet looks at the roles of DNA and mRNA in the manufacture of the body's proteins.
Worksheet (PDF)

Body parts - Do you know where in your body your heart, stomach or liver is? Learn more about these and other organs with this drop and drag quiz.
This resource is suitable for students in Key Stage 3.
Body parts (flash animation)

Solar system - Find out where each of the planets in our solar system are positioned and the relative speeds at which they move around the sun.
Solar system is designed for use on a whiteboard and is suitable for students in Key Stage 3.
Solar system (flash animation)

Line of best fit
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.
Line of best fit (flash animation) and user guide (PDF).

Gradient
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.
Gradient (flash animation) and user guide (PDF).
 
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