Seb Rogers chooses resources

22nd June 2007 at 01:00
Book Inside You by Richard Walker. Dorling Kindersley pound;12.99.

A wonderful tour of how the body functions. The novel diagrams and text in the book work with the animations on the free disc to give a clear idea of what happens when the body reacts to a cut or bee sting.

CD-Rom KS3 Physics Overview on CD (Focus, Licences from pound;29.95 plus VAT www.focuseducational.com).

Excellent animations of physics principles, from movements in the solar system to electric motors. Great for whiteboards.

Website Astronomy for Kids: http:www.dustbunny.com. Great sky maps, and my 13-year-olds enjoyed using the planet data to make displays and PowerPoints. Links to other good resources.

Astronomy Picture of the Day http:antwrp.gsfc.nasa.govapodastropix.html. This brilliant collection of photos inspires pupils to ask "What's that?" Great stimulus material for the whiteboard with information on pictures.

Seb Rogers is head of science at Cirencester Deer Park School, Gloucestershire, and recently judged the Royal Society Junior Science Book Prize Free classroom resources can be found at www.tes.co.ukscience3

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