Albert Einstein Facts, Quotes, Relativity Theory, Science Information Albert Einstein was born on the 14th of March 1879 and died on the 18th of April 1955. Born in Germany to a Jewish family, Einstein made many contributions to the field of theoretical physics. Even when very young, Einstein showed great ability in both math’s and science. Exploring Science QCA - Assessment Materials The materials provided here allow you greater flexibility in assessing the progress of your pupils. All our assessment material has been checked by Dr Colin McCarty, previously Project Director of KS3 Science Test Development for KS3 Science for QCA, ACCAC and CCEA. Tests for Lower Attainers These tests are intended to be used in place of the normal End of Unit tests for lower attaining pupils. Click here for more details, and to select the tests you need. Progress tests
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Thomas Edison Facts for KidsEasy Science For Kids Do you love your cell phone? How about movies or your digital camera? Thomas Edison invented early versions of these modern marvels. He also invented the electric light bulb. Imagine how different life was before his inventions. About The Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest ‘Spaghetti machine’ — the Italian term for an overly complex machine or device that is used to perform a relatively simple task. Coordinated by the Melbourne School of Engineering, The Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest was launched in 2011 as part of the School’s 150th anniversary celebrations. The annual competition is open to year 10 students in Victoria, who put their knowledge and skills in maths, science, engineering, and project management to the test in the creation of a ‘spaghetti machine’ — an overly complex machine or device that is used to perform a relatively simple task.