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Schools

Volume 483: debated on Tuesday 18 November 2008

To ask the Minister of State, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform if he will place in the Library a copy of materials his Department has distributed to schools in the last three years. (229271)

The former DTI, now the Department for Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR), produced materials on firework safety for use by school teachers. These are available in electronic format to download from our website:

www.berr.gov.uk/fireworks

In 2005, the DTI developed resources for schools designed to raise awareness of renewable energy, one for primary schools and two for secondary schools. These are:

It's only Natural—Geography and Science resources for 5 to 11-year-olds

It's only Natural—Science resources for 11 to 16-year-olds

It's only Natural—Geography resources for 11 to 18-year-olds

These are available in electronic format to download from our website:

http://www.berr.gov.uk/whatwedo/energy/sources/renewables/schools/index.html

The BERR Publications Unit sends a copy of (or a web link to) all BERR publications to the Libraries of House.