This book is about science enquiry. It describes different types of science enquiry, how they help with developing understanding and how children's scientific enquiry skills develop. It will help you to broaden the range of science enquiries that your children experience.
It is for all primary teachers and student teachers who want to know more about science enquiry and how to make it purposeful, and for subject leaders who want to lead science effectively in their schools. Each chapter contains: information about each type of enquiry a wealth of starting point ideas engaging activities for children from Foundation Stage to the end of primary progression grids suggestions for assessment evidence.