All Group work articles – Page 2

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    Chemistry's interfaces: nutrition

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    This C/PBL resource is an introduction to some of the most important aspects of chemical biology. Its introduces students to a number of important chemical structures which play major biological roles within human metabolism. 

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    AfL: What is a 'healthy' fat?

    Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their learning.  Each session plan comes with suggestions about how to organise activities and worksheets that may be used with students.

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    Wind power challenge

    2016-12-12T13:37:00Z In association with

    A link to Practical Action’s wind power challenge and its related resources, where students are tasked with designing and testing a wind power machine that is cable of lifting weighted objects,

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    The squashed tomato challenge

    2016-12-12T13:36:09Z In association with

    A link to Practical Action's squashed tomato challenge and its related resources, where students are tasked with designing, building and testing a way of transporting tomatoes.

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    Small is... challenge

    2016-12-12T13:33:59Z In association with

    A link to Practical Action's 'small is... challenge' and its related resources, where students are tasked with analysing technology from the last hundred years, and to invent a product that could help achieve a sustainable future.

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    Power for the world

    2016-12-12T13:31:00Z In association with

    A link to Practical Action s power for the world activity and its related resources, where students are tasked with looking at renewable energy solutions, and designing and building their own wind turbines.

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    Floating garden challenge

    2016-12-12T13:27:19Z In association with

    A link to Practical Action's floating garden challenge and its related resources, where students are tasked with designing and building a model structure that will enable farmers to produce crops in areas that are liable to flooding.

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    Beat the flood challenge

    2016-12-12T13:24:55Z In association with

    Links to Practical Action's beat the flood challenge, including the teacher and student materials, beat the flood poster, competition winners and schools' experiences of the challenge. Video:Beat the flood

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    AfL: What shampoos do people use, and why?

    Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their learning.  Each session plan comes with suggestions about how to organise activities and worksheets that may be used with students.

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    AfL: What is the rock cycle?

    Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their learning.  Each session plan comes with suggestions about how to organise activities and worksheets that may be used with students.

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    AfL: What happens when substances dissolve? What is a precipitate?

    Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their learning. Each session plan comes with suggestions about how to organise activities and worksheets that may be used with students.

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    AfL: What happens when a substance changes state?

    Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their learning. Each session plan comes with suggestions about how to organise activities and worksheets that may be used with students.

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    AfL: What are the effects of acid rain?

    Actively involve pupils in their learning with engaging activities and worksheets around the topic of acid rain.

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    AfL: Are all limestones the same?

    Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their learning.  Each session plan comes with suggestions about how to organise activities and worksheets that may be used with students.

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    AfL: Acids and alkalis

    Actively involve pupils in their learning with engaging activities and worksheets around the topic of acids and alkalis.

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    Gravestones

    Investigation into the weathering of different types of rock.

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    Molecules – a chemistry card game

    2016-09-02T00:00:00Z

    Kristy reviews a chemistry card game that's educational and fun

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    Measurement, accuracy and precision

    2016-08-10T11:43:00Z

    The nature of science resources try to give students an awareness of science as a changing body of knowledge. This resource contains activities for students which help them discover the importance and difficulties of accurate experimentation.

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    A sticky situation

    This context/problem-based learning (C/PBL) resource is part of a collection we have commissioned for you to use with your undergraduate students. This 5 credit module is based on the following scenario: After his car breaks down due to a catastrophic engine failure, an Australian billionaire sues Northland Petroleum (NP), ...

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    The life raft

    Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of a selection of resins and decide which one(s) would be best for producing pure water from sea water on a life raft.