In this video Zoe Crompton, senior professional development leader at the National Science Learning Centre, looks at strategies for assessment in primary science.
Watch Simon Quinnell demonstrate the Coffee Whitener Flames experiment. This experiment can be demonstrated using cheap and readily available materials and is relevant to chemistry, physics and biology.
Please ensure you undertake a full risk assessment before performing this demonstration and that it meets your institutions health and safety requirements. We also recommend you consult CLEAPSS or SERC.
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