Starters for ten: chapter 0 (transition skills)


Use this selection of short quizzes at the start of chemistry lessons to help embed the skills required for the transition to advanced level courses. This new chapter in our Starters for Ten series covers chemistry competencies, mathematical competencies, and practical competencies.

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Developed by Dr Kristy Turner, RSC School Teacher Fellow 2011-2012 at the University of Manchester, and Dr Catherine Smith, RSC School Teacher Fellow 2011-2012 at the University of Leicester.

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