http://www.data.org.uk/ The Design and Technology Association (DATA) is the recognised professional association that represents all those involved in design and technology education. DATA is also committed to securing, developing and enhancing design and technology in all sectors of education.
http://www.dtonline.org/ The D&T Online information pages are designed to give you useful information on the various topics using a combination of text, pictures and animations.
Food & Nutrition
http://www.nutrition.org.uk/ The British Nutrition Foundation has developed a new resource, entitled 'Food Technology', for pupils aged 11-16. It has been devised under guidance of experienced educationalists and is designed to integrate with UK curriculum requirements.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/multimedia/impressionism/ Impressionism is perhaps the best known and best loved of all artistic styles, celebrated for its bright colour and fresh, informal vision of the world. However, in its original contexts, in Paris in the 1870s, this art was viewed as provocative and controversial; it was considered to threaten the values that fine art was meant to uphold. Discover more about the work of Paul Cézanne, Edgar Degas, Paul Gauguin, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir, Georges Seurat and Vincent Van Gogh.
http://www.catholic.org/saints This is a collection of facts and information concerning Saints and Angels on the Internet. The Saints Index is an exhaustive list of Saints that contains all known information pertaining to each Saint. There is also information about this week ’s Saints, general FAQis about Saints, Patron Saints, and a Feastday List. This site also provides a Saints Search feature that will help you locate a specific Saint quickly and effectively by name or other search criteria.
http://jeru.huji.ac.il/characters.htm Covering Jewish, Christian and Islamic history in Jerusalem. The site can be searched by topic and date and presents the history by focusing on everyday things as well as key people and places.
http://www.statistics.gov.uk/ This site contains the latest comprehensive range of official UK statistics and information about statistics as well as providing free access to a selection of recently released publications in downloadable pdf format.
http://www.rail.co.uk/ukrail/planner/planner.htm This Railtrack Timetable Planner is a database that compares favourably with the old book-based timetable in terms of speed, accuracy and efficiency. It is a good example to use to explain how databases work to pupils.