Born on September 22 in 1791, this English scientist, was a man of extraordinary ability.
Although his biggest breakthrough was the invention of the electric motor, his endless pursuit of more knowledge resulted in even further important discoveries in electricity.
Join him on his scientific career that spanned over 45 years. He dedicated his life to widening perceptions and learning more about the world. There is much that we can learn from his endless curiosity and tireless determination.
What can your students learn from the leading Scientists of all time?
From our series of Amazing Scientists, ask your students to choose a Scientist to research. They will need to address the following:
- Why did you choose this particular Scientist?
- What impressed you the most after reading their story?
- What impact has their discoveries made on us?
- Do their discoveries still make a difference in our world today?
- If not, why do you think that is?
These unique collection of stories reveals the lives of some of the world’s greatest and most influential scientists.
Students can meet Einstein, Curie, Faraday, Newton, Tesla and Salk and get a very personal sense of what they achieved. Understand the challenges and risks they all faced. Explore the social as well as the technical aspects of their everyday. Be inspired as their great stories come to life through BioViews® offering a new perspective on the lives of these amazing people.
We invite you to please download our FREE Amazing People Toolkit.
From podcasts to role-play, from hot-seating to balloon debates, Amazing People Club resources lend themselves brilliantly to active engagement strategies. This pack is full of engaging ideas for starters, activities and plenaries. Be sure to also check out our live classroom case studies.
We also invite you to read our September Newsletter where you will find important dates and ideas for the school term.
Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide. To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our free Amazing Teacher Toolkit. To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out these Education Case Studies.
We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video from Castle Vale High School.