In this unit Max learns how to identify & compare the suitability of a wide range of materials, also explores how to change the shape of objects.
Pan London Assessment Network (PLAN)
In this activity children will learn about the formation of coal and that there are different types of coal.
In this activity children consider the features of a bike made for these conditions and what materials might be used and why.
In this activity children learn about friction and investigate the grip of different shoes to decide which are appropriate for racing on sports day.
These images are ideal for stimulating discussion in science topics for students of all ages and for student project work.
In this activity children will investigate how a conductive fabric can change the brightness of a bulb.
Primary Upd8 Team
In this activity children focus on the application of science to solve problems and invent a new product that can then be tested as fit for purpose.
RI Christmas Lectures 2014
Rachel Linfield shows how her 'old fashioned' ways can help with enquiry, questions and much more all nicely wrapped too!
Rania Gikopoulou describes how her 5th graders (age 11) learn about abstract phenomena through models of their microscopic structure.
Resources developed by the Climate Change Schools Project to support climate literacy.
Royal Meteorological Society
In these activities children help Ricky decide which materials will be good to keep him warm, dry and comfortable and what to eat and drink.