Big Night Out. Parents and schools often focus on drugs as the chief minefield for young people. To their horror they discover it is more likely to be drink. Designed for 14 to 25-year-olds, this 22-minute video takes a soap opera approach to the subject. Pounds 66.80 (inc pp). Aquarius Publications, Sixth Floor, The White House, 111 New Street, Birmingham B2 4EU.
OFSTED Inspections. A file of photocopiable materials to help schools through all phases of the dreaded event. Pounds 28 (inc pp). Pearson Publishing, Chesterton Mill, French's Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NP.
Designed for Tomorrow. The material to which this pack is dedicated is Expanded Polystyrene or EPS. A set of design-and-make assignments give key stage 3 and 4 students the opportunity to undertake practical activities. Free to schools from Educational Project Resources, 126-128 Cromwell Road, London SW7 4ET.
Helping the Hearing Impaired Child in Your Class by Elizabeth Andrews and Nerys Roberts. Most mainstream schools have at least one hearing-impaired child on their roll. This file of materials offers information on types of hearing loss and hearing aids. Pounds 49 (inc pp). Oxford Brookes University, School of Education, Wheatley Campus, Wheatley, Oxford OX33 1HX.