The Blobz Guide to Electric Circuits is an interactive
learning tool to support Units 4F and 6G of the National Curriculum for
Key Stage 2 Science -- namely "Circuits and Conductors"
and "Changing Circuits" respectively.
The site is designed to be tactile and 'hands on', (using technologies
such as drag and drop) in order to make this as rich a learning
experience as possible.
The site requires the Flash 6 browser plugin from Macromedia. This
plugin is free and quick to download. If you do not have it, get
This project was developed by Andy
Thelwell as part of the 'Hypermedia' module at Staffordshire
University, under the guidance of Dr.
Melissa Lee Price.
to download a copy of the accompanying report (.PDF Format)
Thanks to Mrs. Bentley and all at Forest Park Primary School, Stoke-on-Trent
for their help in the development this project.
Also, many thanks to Sue
Walker at the University
of Reading for her kind help with typefaces. (The Fabula
font is courtesy of The University of Reading, used with permission).