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Professor Brian Cox: The Big Bang Live Lesson

Wednesday 6 February 1.40pm



Why tune in to Professor Cox?

Scientist Professor Brian Cox is rocketing in to a winning school in West Sussex, to present an extraordinary science lesson as part of The Big Bang Fair – and your class can take part too!




Streamed live on this page, Professor Cox will be teaching a lucky group of Year 6, Year 7 and Year 8 students. The lesson will last approximately one hour.

Brian will also be answering your questions, so send them in now to webchat@tes.co.uk or tweet us @tesResources with the hashtag #tesLive.



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How you can take part:

1. Send us your questions in advance by dropping an email to webchat@tes.co.uk or Tweeting #tesLive.

2. Add a reminder to your calendar

3. Browse related resources


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Reading the speed of light when looking back in time

  • Did you know that every time we look at a star we are looking back at its history via the speed of light? Find out what stars tell us about the universe with Professor Brian Cox in this great BBC Class Clip.

The Solar System:

  • Send your learners for a space exploration of the solar system planets with this amazing Prezi.

Astronomy for kids? Astronomy Masterclass for year 10 and above

  • All your learners want to know about astronomy and the universe beautifully answered with this incredible Prezi.

Solar system top trumps

  • Surely your learners love top trump cards, so why don't you try these solar system planets' top trumps with them?

About our guest:

Professor Brian Cox, OBE is a British particle physicist, a Royal Society University Research Fellow, PPARC Advanced Fellow and Professor at the University of Manchester. He is the presenter of numerous television shows including Wonders of the Universe and Stargazing Live.

www.apolloschildren.com/brian/


The Big Bang is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths for young people in the UK. The Big Bang Fair will take place from 14-17 March 2013 at ExCeL London. Book your place now at www.thebigbangfair.co.uk



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