Where's the Science in that? The Home

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Science Ages 11 to 12 Ages 12 to 14

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Where's the Science in that? The Home puts science in a real-life context and gives students aged 11 to 14 a better understanding of how STEM applies to everyday life. 

The resource comprises a set of videos focusing on the topic of Pure and Impure Substances, including compounds and mixtures, dissolving, diffusion, evaporation, distillation and chromatography.


Science: Ages 11 to 12

What is a pure substance? video

What is a pure substance? video

Everyday scientists Bethan and Tariq explain what pure and impure means in a scientific context, and…


Video PDF

Compounds and mixtures video

Compounds and mixtures video

What's water made of? Discover the difference between an atom and a molecule and learn all about mix…


Video PDF

Dissolving video

Dissolving video

How do substances dissolve? This video gives a clear explanation including animations and real-life …


Video PDF

Diffusion video

Diffusion video

How does the smell of a baking cake reach your nose? Bethan and Tariq explore diffusion.    Where'…


Video PDF

Filtration video

Filtration video

Discover real-world examples of filtration in action around the house - and how new technology is ta…


Video PDF

Evaporation video

Evaporation video

A sweaty top gets Bethan and Tariq, our everyday scientists, thinking about evaporation. The video i…


Video PDF

Distillation video

Distillation video

How would you survive if you were stranded on a desert island? Tariq and Bethan investigate distilla…


Video PDF

Fractional distillation video

Fractional distillation video

What goes on inside a fractionating tower? Discover how crude oil gets separated to make all the use…


Video

Chromatography video

Chromatography video

Explore chromatography through the medium of cake with everyday scientists Tariq and Bethan.    Wh…


Video PDF

Science: Ages 12 to 14

What is a pure substance? video

What is a pure substance? video

Everyday scientists Bethan and Tariq explain what pure and impure means in a scientific context, and…


Video PDF

Compounds and mixtures video

Compounds and mixtures video

What's water made of? Discover the difference between an atom and a molecule and learn all about mix…


Video PDF

Dissolving video

Dissolving video

How do substances dissolve? This video gives a clear explanation including animations and real-life …


Video PDF

Diffusion video

Diffusion video

How does the smell of a baking cake reach your nose? Bethan and Tariq explore diffusion.    Where'…


Video PDF

Filtration video

Filtration video

Discover real-world examples of filtration in action around the house - and how new technology is ta…


Video PDF

Evaporation video

Evaporation video

A sweaty top gets Bethan and Tariq, our everyday scientists, thinking about evaporation. The video i…


Video PDF

Distillation video

Distillation video

How would you survive if you were stranded on a desert island? Tariq and Bethan investigate distilla…


Video PDF

Fractional distillation video

Fractional distillation video

What goes on inside a fractionating tower? Discover how crude oil gets separated to make all the use…


Video

Chromatography video

Chromatography video

Explore chromatography through the medium of cake with everyday scientists Tariq and Bethan.    Wh…


Video PDF