Subcellular location of PKCalphaII-GFP (green) in Green Monkey COS-7 cells using laser scanning confocal microscopy two days after transfection. The actin cytoskeleton is stained with Texas Red-phalloidin and the endoplasmic reticulum (purple) identified with an antibody to calreticulin.   By Lorene Langeberg, Scott Lab Manager at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Portland, OR.
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The Biochemical Society´┐Żs Monsanto Fund Project

Focus group on supporting science teachers at Key Stage 4

Struggling to teach GCSE Science?

Looking for some fun and easy to use resources?

The Biochemical Society would like to invite you to attend a free twilight workshop on the new GCSE Science. This event will showcase a wide variety of easy to prepare 10 to 20 minute 'starter or plenary' activities supporting some of the drier areas of the syllabus: homeostasis, disease, immunity, evolution and environment. All resources have been developed to combine the science theory with fun and interactive activities aiming to help enhance lessons and grab students' attention.

Details of the workshops:

  • Location, date and time?
    Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge on Wednesday 5th December 2007, from 16:30 to 18:30
    Southampton University (Building 62, Boldrewood Campus) on Wednesday 12th December 2007, from 17:30 to 19:30
    Luton Sixth Form College, Luton on Wednesday 16th January 2008, from 16:30 to 18:30
  • Cost?
    The workshop will be free for teachers to attend
  • What do I get?
    New ideas to support GCSE Science in the classroom
    Free resources to take away for use in lessons
    Chance to meet other teachers in your area
    Wine and nibbles
  • How do I sign up?
    Email your contact details and location preference to [email protected] or telephone 020 7280 4153
  • Deadline for signing up
    Cambridge - Thursday 28th November 2007
    Southampton - Thursday 6th December 2007
    Luton - Thursday 10th January 2008
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