Winner of best Secondary non-ICT resource at the 2016 ERA awards, this is a brand new title in the successful 100 ideas series which provides secondary school science teachers with practical ideas and activities to use in their lessons as well as teaching and planning strategies to help make practice outstanding every day.
The author is a science teacher and winner of the Wellcome Trust Enthuse award for Science. He has a growing Twitter following and the book will be full of his really original and engaging science ideas. The book will include ideas on integrating literacy into science lessons, safety in the lab and ideas for challenging the more able.
Ian McDaid is a classroom teacher, Head of Faculty and Science Specialist Leader of Education at Balby Carr Community Academy, UK. He was recognised by the National Science Learning Network as a National Expert Science Teacher, and in 2014 as the Project ENTHUSE National Secondary Science Leader.
Engaging Starters/ Cognitive conflict/ Modelling/ Challenging more able/ Literacy/ Effective demonstrations/ Demonstrating progress/ Numeracy/ ICT in science/ Working scientifically/ Common misconceptions/ Assessment