Finalists for science prize

24th June 2005 at 01:00
Inquisitive aliens, sleuthing pupils and marsh-dwelling wildlife have all been used in science lessons shortlisted for the new Rolls Royce award for innovative science teaching. The award, backed by The TES, has announced nine finalist schools, which will each receive pound;5,000. These include Fleming Fulton comprehensive, in Belfast, which taught earth and life sciences through a DVD depicting an alien coming to earth. Other schools developed crime-scene role-plays to study chemistry, and designed a wildlife pond for school grounds. Finalists will compete for a pound;15,000 prize.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now