National Science & Engineering Week

The UK's widest grassroots celebration of all things science and engineering

29/08/2014

Show me content for... +

Show me content for...
Events
Resources
Volunteers
Teachers
Professional development
Families & teenagers (aged 12+)
Families (children aged 12 & under)

Donate

register

Register with us and you can....

  • Sign up to our free e-communications
  • Become a member of the Association
  • Create your own web account, & post comments
  • Be part of British Science Festival
  • Save your favourite items

Register

Keep up to date with the latest news from the British Science Assocation. Sign up to our RSS feeds and take us with you when you are on the move.

You are here

What on Earth

This ‘What on Earth’ activity pack is intended to be a potential source of ideas for school or home activities.

mole

 All activities are related to the National Science & Engineering Week theme in 2010 – ‘Earth’. This is a broad theme and can include many topics in a wide variety of science and engineering subjects, for example, weather, gravity, plants, movement, energy and soil.

CREST Star Awards
If you are using these activities for students and would like these to be accredited, all activities within this pack can count towards a CREST Star Investigator award. There are 3 Star and 4 SuperStar activities in the pack.

Includes teacher's/background notes

Older Children
Each activity includes further ideas for older children.

What on Earth