"Digestive, rich tea, hobnobs or ginger nuts... which type of biscuit would you like to be?"

This was the question asked by Sheffield teacher Emma Wildman to her Year 5 class. Their fun experiments with biscuit dunking helped them to discover for themselves how scientific enquiry can be exciting, entertaining and exuberant... not to mention, edible! more >

"Norman was a fun-loving and adventurous hoglet who spent his days exploring until one day he was found, flat on his back, dead!"

This was the scene set by Sheffield teacher Dervla Higgins to her Year 5/6 class using the Smart Science resource activity Hedgehog Crime Scene, which focuses on the skills of creative problem solving in science investigations. more >

We'll be adding a radio show produced by Smarter Schools teachers. Tune in again soon!

Smarter Schools teachers have written an article for a science journal. Read more later!

Watch this space to find out more about a workshop activity devised by Smarter Schools teachers!