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.
Andy Markwick sheds light on how Year 6 (aged 10-11) children can work scientifically with light and shadows.
TAPS aims to develop support for a valid, reliable and manageable system of primary school science assessment.
Bath Spa University
In this outdoor activity children investigate nests, researching how and where birds build them.They then go onto build and test their own nest design
In this activity children will become Bone Detectives, looking at skulls to see what they tell them about animals places on the food chain and diet.
<p>Snap Science is a dynamic, comprehensive programme packed with inspirational resources.</p>
The authors describe how children worked with professional scientists to do environmental research in their local river.
Dr Leigh Hoath
In this activity children will relate animal adaptation to concepts of natural selection and evolution in context of declining elephant populations.
In this activity children use the exciting space mission to understand the concept of orbits and to link this to their understanding of gravity.
This is just one of a range of fun activities that you can pick and choose from to reinforce and expand children’s understanding about light.