Eleanor Crook, a sculptor specialising in wax anatomical and surgical models, demonstrates a few of the techniques employed when making a wax model.
Created in support of Exquisite Bodies, an exhibition at Wellcome Collection starting 30 July 2009. http://www.wellcomecollection.org/Exquisite-Bodies
Wind turbines are a valuable source of renewable
energy and are non-polluting. A wind turbine
uses large blades to catch the wind, which
forces the blades to rotate. This rotation drives
the generator, which sits within the nacelle, and
converts the energy of the wind into electricity.
Goes from the dinosaurs through key periods of history to the present day. Use MS Word to adapt it.
I have added the Stone, Bronze, Iron and Middle Ages to the updated version. As well as the first public railway in 1825, England winning the World Cup in 1966 and the 2012 Olympics.
Roman villa lessons
lesson one-Introduction to Roman Villa and key features
Then a long term task pupils design a Roman estate agent booklet by being a Roman estate agent (word doc)
The word doc is a 7 page booklet of roman villa budget task, students have a budget of 8,000 denarii to budget building a villa with rooms and fetures and then students produce a booklet to describe the villa (good for numeracy and literacy-pursuasive writing) work doc can be photopied in to an A5 booklet for pupils to plan their own villa. Explains key rooms, extras and features of Roman Villas
Just finished this assembly with my Y5 class, it went so well and they loved it.
It involves an 'X factor' style show where each Greek god auditions to be king of the gods, whilst telling the audience a little bit about the Ancient Greeks.
It involves throwing confetti at the audience, a dance routine to music from Disney's Hercules, and a boy dressing up as Cheryl Cole....if you want.
Adapt and use as you want. Enjoy.