This eye-catching book is filled with delightful and easy to use starting points to encourage your children to observe, think and talk. Children will enjoy exploring and extending their ideas through to an imaginative range of Active Assessment strategies - assessment for learning in science made manageable for young children. There are 26 sections. Each section contains stimulating activities, guidelines for how to use the activities, suggestions for what the learning outcomes might be and how to recognise children's thinking and learning, illustrations of children's responses, and Active Assessment strategies to use as extension activities.
The site licensed CD contains printable activity sheets and other printable resources to use with the activities.