School warning sign in welsh (Ysgol)

Three strategies to support bilingual learners

What you can learn from Welsh science teachers

School warning sign in welsh (Ysgol)

Tri strategaeth i gefnogi dysgwyr dwyieithog

Yr hyn y gallwch ei ddysgu gan athrawon gwyddoniaeth Cymreig

A forefinger holds down a string attached to the big hand of an alarm clock, effectively stopping time

Take back control

Be your own time lord

Student revising using a past exam paper

10 new ways to use past papers

Revising the role of exam questions

Illustration showing the evolution of man into a scientist

Nobel prize awarded for evolving green chemistry catalysts

New enzymes work as ‘greener’ catalysts in chemical industry

Out of foucs man holding an overdose rescue kit, which contains naloxone


The life-saving antidote to opioid overdose

Person wearing a 'Bazinga!' cape, from The Big Bang Theory TV series


How a TV catchphrase inspired a synthetic chemical compound

Carbon dioxide on holiday

Why did we run out of carbon dioxide?

And what does it have to do with the Haber–Bosch process?

A dozen male cyclists in a tight grouping pictured from the front


A compound with a range of medical uses that found itself embroiled in a cycling controversy

  • Acids, bases and salts

  • Elements and compounds

  • Making measurements

  • Hazards, safety and apparatus

  • Evaporation, filtration and crystallisation

Ice crystals forming with a black background, right-hand corner

An icebreaker for thermodynamics

Your students can learn a lot of chemistry from watching water freeze


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