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H.E Sultan Al Qasimi launched one of the biggest ever 1001 Inventions exhibitions.

1001 Inventions welcomes 450,000 visitors in Jeddah

Award-winning exhibition enjoys record-breaking 4 weeks

Award-winning production arrives in the historic city

Official Launch by Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia

HRH Prince Carl Philip of Sweden officially launched the 1001 Inventions exhibition

Scandinavian debut for award-winning show

1001 Inventions to launch in Karlstad, Sweden

Pusat Sains Negara

Asian debut for award-winning show

Record audiences for 1001 Inventions show in Doha

1001 Inventions exhibition achieves record numbers in Qatar

Emir of Qatar visits 1001 Inventions show in Doha

HH Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani at 1001 Inventions

Royal welcome for 1001 Inventions and Arabick Roots Exhibitions in Qatar

1001 Inventions and Arabick Roots exhibitions launch in Doha


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Scottish
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Main
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Activity 1
Seeing in
the Dark

 

Curriculum Link:
Ages 11-14
- Light
- Ideas and evidence
Ages 14-16
- How Science Works

Students will learn:
- How Ibn Al-Haitham changed ideas about important optical phenomena
- How to construct and use a pinhole camera
- About the similarities and differences of pinhole and digital cameras

         

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  Activity 2
Coffee
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Fit and healthy
- Scientific enquiry

Students will learn:
- How an Ethiopian Arab - Khalid - discovered coffee more than 1000 years ago
- To devise and do an investigation to test the hypothesis that caffeine increases alertness

         

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  Activity 3
Perfume
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Solutions

Students will learn:
- How Muslim scientists developed the techniques to make - and the recipes for - a wide range of perfumes
- To devise a method to extract perfumed oil from orange peel

         

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  Activity 4
Raising Water
 

Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Pressure and moments

Students will learn how to:
- Explain how difference in air pressure can move liquids
- Apply this idea to construct an argument for how a water pump works

         

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  Activity 5
Puzzling Plants
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Variation and classification
- Investigation scientific questions

Students will:
- Learn about the pioneering work of Muslim scientists on plant classification
- Explore the pros and cons of herbal medicine in today's world

         

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  Activity 6
Pharmacy
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Acids and alkalis

Students will learn:
- That the Muslim world had sophisticated pharmaceuticals and strict rules for their sales 800 years ago
- To evaluate a product using a neutralisation reaction

         

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  Activity 7
Build it Strong
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Exploring materials

Students will:
- Recognise the triangle as a strong shape in structures from Muslim tents to modern bridges
- Use the principle of arches for an efficient bridge design

         

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  Activity 8
Figuring out
Phenomena
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Ideas and Evidence
Ages 14-16
- How Science Works

Students will:
- Consider observations and evidence about three natural phenomena
- Evaluate evidence and arguments to choose the best explanation for each phenomenon
- Prepare to argue for a particular explanation of a natural phenomenon at a scientific conference

         

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  Activity 9
Bird Man
  Curriculum Links:
Ages 11-14
- Speeding Up
Students will:
- Be able to use the concepts of drag and lift to explain how flight occurs
-Recognise factors that affect the drag/lift on a glider
         

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   Teachers'
Guide to the
1001
Inventions
Book
  

The 1001 Inventions Book contains dozens of interesting stories for enriching National Curriculum content.
Included is a Teachers' Guide to the 1001 Inventions Book with curriculum links to the different sections of the 1001 Inventions Book.

         

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  Evaluation
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  Students' Worksheets (Colour)   Downloadable City 1250 ASE Global Student Worksheets from Cultural Understanding through Science(CUSP~) project.11MB PDF document
         

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  Students' Worksheets (with Borders)   Downloadable City 1250 ASE Global Student Worksheets from Cultural Understanding through Science(CUSP) project.22MB PDF document
         

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  Students' Worksheets (Black & White)   Black and White Downloadable City 1250 ASE Global Student Worksheets from Cultural Understanding through Science(CUSP) project.7MB PDF document
          

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