Peter.D.Riley

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Taking science education across the world

Our future depends on exploring all the frontiers of science, on innovative technologies based on these explorations and on the development of scientific literacy in all peoples through science education.

New books in the Moving Up With Science series published today

Three books in my Moving Up With Science series are being published today. Written to support the National Curriculum at Key Stage 2, each title explores key scientific topics through a combination of concise information and fun experiments.

Moving Up With Science: Electricity

Moving Up With Science: Electricity

Moving Up with Science: Electricity reveals how electricity was discovered; what is inside a battery; and how to make your own series circuit. Explore the many uses of electricity and discover how to make your own buzzing robot.

Buy Moving up with science: electricity from Hachette

Moving Up With Science: State Of Matter

Moving Up With Science: States Of Matter

Moving Up with Science: Matter describes how and why water evaporates; how ice melts and why we can’t normally see gases. Explore the water cycle and discover how it affects our weather.

Buy Moving up with science: states of matter from Hachette

Moving Up With Science: Plants

Moving Up With Science: Plants

Moving Up with Science: Plants explains why flowers have colourful petals; how leaves make food for plants; and how water moves inside roots and stems. Explore different types of flower and discover what happens when seeds are kept in the dark.

Buy Moving up with science: plants from Hachette



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