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School Projects - Quick quizzes - Alan Yate

 

Alan YateThese School Projects could be used as lesson starters, they are provided by Alan Yate who was formerly Head of Science at Chesterton Community College, Cambridge, UK. The answers to these KS3 projects can mainly be found in the Earth and Beyond section of Sun|trek.

 
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Spinning and orbiting Earth

 


KS3 – a solar system crossword
Questions | Answers


The Moon's phases

 


KS3 – some properties of the Moon
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The Moon's vital statistics

 


KS3 – some interesting facts about the Moon
Questions | Answers


What causes the seasons?

 


KS3 – explore why we have seasons here in the UK

Season 1

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Season 2

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Season 3
Questions | Answers


What is a lunar eclipse?

 


KS3 – explore lunar eclipses

Lunar eclipse 1

Questions | Answers

Lunar eclipse 2
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Atoms

 


KS3 – atoms: protons, neutrons and electrons. More advanced information on atoms, ions and spectra suitable for KS4 can be found in the Sun|trek section Hot Solar Atmosphere: Solar fingerprints
Questions | Answers


Solar Eclipse

 


KS3 – what happens during a solar eclipse? See the Sun|trek section Hot Solar Atmosphere: Solar Eclipses for more information.
Questions | Answers


Light and waves

 


KS3 – electromagnetic radiation.
Questions | Answers


Sound

 


KS3 – a sound crossword. More information on waves can be found in the Sun|trek sections Hot Solar Atmosphere: waves and Solar Surface and Below: Beneath the Surface .
Questions | Answers


The Sun

 


KS3 – different parts of the Sun’s structure.
Questions | Answers

     
 
 

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