Hopwood, Jeremy D., Berry, Stuart and Ambrose, Jayne (2013) Field studies for key stage 4 on mine water pollution: a university and museum collaboration. School Science Rview, 95 (351). pp. 84-94. ISSN 0036-6811
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This article describes how a university and a museum have worked together to create a ‘How science works’ workshop entitled ‘What’s in our water?’ The workshop teaches students about the continuing pollution from a disused coal mine, how the pollution is cleaned up using a state-of-the-art treatment works and how scientists monitor the site. The article also discusses how and why the workshop was developed, the science of acid minewater drainage and the strengths and weaknesses of outreach events of this nature.▼ Jump to Download Statistics
|Subjects:||L Education > L Education (General)
Q Science > Q Science (General)
|Schools:||School of Applied Sciences|
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|Depositing User:||Jeremy Hopwood|
|Date Deposited:||10 Dec 2013 15:56|
|Last Modified:||07 Dec 2016 07:52|
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