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Tips, tools and demos

  • Burning money demo

    Explore combustion by setting fire to a £5 note… or not!

    • Age 11 - 14
    • Age 14 - 16
  • Mystery objects

    Encourage observation and questioning in the classroom using our mystery objects exercise.

    • Age 7 - 11
    • Age 11 - 14
    • Age 14 - 16
  • Science Museum discussion model

    Facilitate a successful discussion by considering students’ needs and your role as a facilitator.

    • Age 11 - 14
    • Age 14 - 16
  • Discussion formats

    Get your students talking using these ideas for setting up a successful group discussion.

    • Age 11 - 14
    • Age 14 - 16
  • Getting everyone involved

    Useful tips to help you involve all your students in a classroom discussion.

    • Age 11 - 14
    • Age 14 - 16
  • Powerful questions

    Link curriculum content with topics your students enjoy talking about to create powerful questions that stimulate classroom discussion in science.

    • Age 11 - 14
    • Age 14 - 16