An inquiry approach is a method often used in science education. This question bank provides an initial list of questions that teachers and students might ask about our resources on ceramics and places where their answers can be found.
The article Ceramics - introduction has links to further resources and student activities.
Q. What are ceramics?
Q. Traditional ceramics are clay-based. What is clay and how is it formed?
Q. What is the relationship between rocks, minerals and crystals?
Q. What is O-Sialon, how is it made and what uses does it have?
Q. What is superconductivity, and why is there so much interest in it?
- High-temperature superconductors
- Temperature – the highs and lows
- Superconductors and high-temperature superconductors
- Superconductivity – Bob Buckley interview