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KS3 Science & Maths - Breaking News!: Forgotten (then remembered!) remedies

Information to help you create a science and maths news flash, mini-documentary or advert (year 8) - compiled by your Librarians.

Forgotten (then remembered!) Remedies

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Stimulus Questions

Forgotten remedies


  • What is the Chelsea Physic Garden and who set it up?

  • Why was it set up?

  • How do doctors make use of plants? Examples:

    Arnica
    Witch Hazel
    Foxgloves
    Periwinkles, etc...

  • These are very old remedies so why are they back in the news? What are we going to do about the plants we have lost due to deforestation, etc.?

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