Apparatus and techniques in science

Worksheets and lesson ideas to challenge students to think hard about apparatus and techniques in science (GCSE and Key Stage 3)

How to use the Bunsen burner

Key Stage 3 worksheet on how to use a Bunsen burner. This activity is a great way to make sure that students are clear on exactly what great practice looks like when using a Bunsen burner. It should be used after you have taught students how to use a Bunsen burner. Students work in pairs. One student is taking the test and the other is the examiner. The examiner asks the student to complete a series of tasks listed in the table. Once the test is over the roles are switched. (PDF)