K Science

Flash animations for teaching science. They also include a tool kit that you can use to create your own animations. Covers: Biology, Chemistry and Physics for senior secondary science. icon-desktop or Click here

Phet Interactive Science

PHET Interactive Science Simulations

The vast Majority of these simulations are written in Java and Flash (not iPad friendly). However, the team at Colorado Boulder have started to remake them in HTML5 (iPad friendly) – see links below. These are a fantastic resource which comes from a teams love of physics and teaching it.  Really handy, useful and easy […]

Periodic table of videos

Periodic Videos

Created by the University of Nottingham in the UK, this handy table of videos does exactly what it says on the tin.  Each element has a hyperlink to a video explaining, in some detail, what the element is.  The team have also begun updating the content: “We’ve done all 118 – but our job’s not […]

Freezeray resources


This site uses Flash so not iPad friendly, however, it contains some fantastic visual aids for Science.  Covering the three main sciences plus, scientific literacy, investigations and technology its definitely worth investigating “This site offers a growing bank of imaginative, highly visual teaching-aids developed for use with interactive whiteboards in 11-18 Schools. The resources are […]

Absorb IWB resources

Absorb Chemistry and Physics

From the makers of Crocodile Clips, this website contains hundreds of free IWB animations for KS4/KS5 (Senior Secondary)   icon-desktop Or Click Here

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Augmented Reality

I’ve been hearing on the grape vine that SMART are planning to introduce Augmented Reality into their range of products. They’re planning to do this using their document camera…… Sites and software used in this example:  www.arsights.com Google Earth Camera used: Logitech C600 Here’s SMART’s protype in action In honor of thenerdyteacher (A very knowledgable […]