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Bake Off

Properties and changes of materials
There is nothing quite like a delicious homemade cake! In recent years, baking fever has gripped the nation! It is no wonder..... a few simple...

The spin pass

The rugby world cup is taking place in the United Kingdom this year starting on Friday 18th September with a kick off match between England an...

Bone Detectives

Identifying and Classifying
Jake McGowen-Lowe is a teenage bone collector from Scotland. He has been collecting skulls and bones since he was six. He has recently been i...

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Fuelling the Flight

5C Gases around us
The first manned, hydrogen-powered plane has been successfully tested in the skies above Spain. It was powered by hydrogen fuel cells, which p...

Chocolate Factory

Physical changes
Many students will have seen the new film of ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory', the theme for this activity. Students are asked to work out...

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