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School’s out! (nearly)

As we are coming up to the end of the year I suspect that many of you might be on the lookout for some educational, but fun science lesson ideas. So, I have decided to highlight a few of the ideas that I have written about that might be of use:

 

Teaching science using chocolate

A few fun ideas for experiments using chocolate that always go down well including the popular Brain-choc activity.

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Happy New Year!

image: K B @wikimedia commons

Snapshot Science’s new years resolutions:

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Birthday blogging

Apologies in advance for the rather self-indulgent post but…

…Snapshot Science is now a year old!  I am actually rather proud of the fact that I have managed to keep on blogging for a whole year.  Since the birth of Snapshot Science I have posted 78 times and uploaded 41 teaching resources (see the menu at the top of the page to view them). More

Science at the movies

The story

A story making its way around the web at the moment is that NASA has compiled a list of the best and worst science movies ever made.  More

Teaching science using chocolate

Image: André Karwath

The story

Today is the start of Chocolate week in the UK.  This event celebrates the country’s favourite sweet treat with a host of cocoa-filled happenings around the country.  And what a great excuse opportunity for some science lessons using chocolate. More