On this page are the links to several lessons you can use to teach your class about a variety of topics. By clicking the links you can access a page with all the documents you need to run a comprehensive and enjoyable lesson for your students.
In this lesson students will learn to describe the structure of DNA, and then explain how the structure of DNA controls the production of proteins such as insulin. In addition to this, they will begin to describe genetic engineering in simple terms.
In this lesson students will learn to describe what evolution
and explain the process of natural selection
. They will also be able to explain some of the reasons that extinction may happen.
For this lesson, you will need:
In this lesson students will learn to describe the kinds of responses that autonomic nervous system
controls, and then explain the mechanisms by which this happens. In addition, students will gain an understanding of how we can measure changes in the...
This lesson is intended to follow a visit to a university where students will have met and spoken with researchers. By the end of this lesson students will be able to explain what research is and why we do it. As well as this, students will be able to...
Over four lessons, students will learn a number of things through this practical :
Be introduced to C. elegans
and some of the basic methodology used to study it
Carry out the practical
Analyse and display results
Create a scientific ...