Knowing about the properties of everyday materials found around us helps us choose the right material for the job.
Online interactive science resources covering a range of science topics.
Activities designed to encourage children to think about the characteristics of a range of animals, including humans.
Children take part in a simulation of a smallpox outbreak and also draw and analyse a graph for a real smallpox outbreak.
Children explore some of the most famous paintings depicting Dr Jenner's revolutionary experiment on James Phipps.
Children revise key learning from across the 'Why You'll Never Catch Smallpox' activities and explore how Jenner's discovery has c
A discussion-based activity comparing the ethics and scientific processes of Dr Jenner's work with those of modern clinical trials.
TAPS aims to develop support for a valid, reliable and manageable system of primary school science assessment.
Bath Spa University
In this activity children identify and compare the suitability of everyday materials for particular uses.
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A cartoon story showing the surprising impact of copper in our everyday lives.
Copper Development Association
In this activity children pick from a range of investigations to explore, question and develop their ideas about floating and sinking.