for the STEM CUrious...
Remember the Periodic Table? What elements do we need in technology and society?
Remember 'Top Trumps'? How about 'Happy Families'? These free card games will up your game in understanding which elements are needed for modern technology and where these are found.
Can I really learn about mining in Minecraft? Yes! The British Geological Society has put together a Minecraft add-on - perfect for those Minecraft addicts
Fun Fact - Learn what an 'adit' is in the video below'
Can I go mining in 'Minecraft'?
How did flotation (what's that?) change the world?
This video by Minerals Engineering International's Barry Wills highlights the importance of processing technologies in the world's history
How can I get students excited about batteries?
The Faraday Institution's 'STEM Day in a Box' provides a hands-on learning materials for KS2 students with A Fully Charged Battery Box with activities to explore batteries, circuits and even make electric cars!