CCI Science Topics


Resource coverCCI topics aim to put practical science into a real-life context. Examples from industry are used as the starting point for the development of investigative skills and scientific understanding.

The approach used in CCI topics encourages a fresh understanding of the importance of science.


Resources for Learning

A teacher's guide with full details of practical work is provided for each topic, along with photocopy masters for use with children.

Several topics have accompanying online material for use by children on the The Challenge Club Challenge Club site.

In addition, this site includes:

  • a range of resources for use with interactive white boards in the topic bank and skills bank
  • ideas for creative approaches to teaching science

go to the topic bank

got to the skills bank