This Science Week 2006 lesson plan also includes:
Middle schoolers read these news reports: Science is hard and dull says kids, and PM behind Science Week campaign. They then discuss that the news stories show two sides of the public image of science in the UK. The teacher explains that science week is a high-profile drive to get people involved directly in science, technology and engineering. Students discuss how they pick which subjects to study. Middle schoolers rank reasons from best to worst.