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How to teach practical chemistry remotely

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Ideas for keeping up students’ practical skills while schools are closed

On-screen experiments

Aspirin screen experiment

Aspirin screen experiment

Get students aged 16–18 running their own organic synthesis on a computer or tablet before taking part in the real thing. This resource also features an in-depth practical guide and a set of worksheets covering the theory.

Titration screen experiment

Titration screen experiment

Give students the opportunity to conduct their own titration experiment on a computer or tablet. This resource also includes a redox titration experiment.

Science

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The future for EdTech

2020-07-14T09:40:00+01:00By

Will it return to the classroom with us?

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How to make effective use of pre-recorded lessons

2020-07-03T09:28:00+01:00By

Try this great approach for introducing new content and letting learners rewatch to their heart’s desire

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Using investigations to engage your 11–14 students

2020-06-19T09:47:00+01:00By

Try this proven approach to remote teaching with your science classes

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Use on-screen simulations to successfully boost data skills

2020-06-12T09:05:00+01:00By

Perfect for remote teaching, but they’ve a role in classroom settings too

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How to use a slide show for a live lesson

2020-06-05T10:41:00+01:00By

Catherine Smith shares her strategy for teaching a remote lesson on the Hess cycle

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How to run a quiz for distance learning

2020-05-28T09:45:00+01:00By

Kristy Turner shares the structure for a lesson using a semi-live approach to quizzing

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