Grandmother Fish – a child’s first book of evolution review

Last year I came across the Kickstarter campaign to fund printing of a book written in American book called Grandmother Fish. Written by Jonathan Tweet and illustrated by Karen Lewis, the book’s idea was to introduce the theory of Darwinian Evolution to pre-schoolers.   I read the free PDF...

A bucket full of seaweed, or ‘bryozoa, I promise it really is an animal’

I want kids to break away from the stereotype that science is all about old bearded white men discovering things a long time ago, or the image that is everywhere of someone in a lab coat and goggles peering quizzically at a test tube.  Science is about being entranced...