Learning Together

A selection of websites, printables, project ideas, places to visit and other resources that come in very handy when you're learning together at home.

Met Office DVD & Poster Resources


 

The Met Office offer free KS3 Climate Change posters, a free WeatherBytes DVD aimed at GCSE & A-level and a free interactive weather presenting kit aimed at KS2-KS4.

They can be ordered from the following website -

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/education/teachers/resources.html 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:42 AM

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Kew Gardens Printable Information Sheets


 

A diverse range of printable information sheets, covering topics from the history Kew Gardens and Wakehurst Place to rope making to basic botany.

http://www.kew.org/ksheets/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:41 AM

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Institute Of Physics


 

A selection of online resources designed to explain certain scientific phenomenom, also printed materials that can be ordered such as stickers & experiment cards.

http://www.ioppublishing.com/activity/education 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:39 AM

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Help The Hospices Free CLiP Programme


 

The free CLiP programme gives professionals, carers and teams from a variety of health and social care settings the knowledge and skills needed in their daily work. The worksheets take around 15 minutes to complete. The tutorials and worksheets can be used by individuals or by small groups to help with developing shared dialogue and learning. The content has been designed, and is regularly updated by, doctors, nurses and other professionals involved in clinical palliative care practice.

The tutorials can be completed online or printed off from a PDF file. The different series of tutorials available are

  • Introduction to palliative care
  • Helping the patient with pain
  • Helping patients with symptoms other than pain
  • Moving the ill patient
  • Psychological needs
  • Helping the patient with reduced hydration and nutrition
  • Procedures in palliative care
  • Helping people with communication difficulties
  • The last hours and days
  • Bereavement

http://www.helpthehospices.org.uk/our-services/running-your-hospice/education-training/e-learning/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:38 AM

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