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Spot The Plant Download
In this resource aimed at younger primary learners, children learn how to identify and name common plants. The activities contain a thinking walk where children are challenged to find a selection plants by matching them to The Great Plant Hunt Identikit provided. Choosing one plant, they collect several of them to look at how they vary. In a follow up session back in class, the children look at their collection of the single plant species discussing similarities and differences between them. Registration required, resources free.
Pushes And Pulls Interactive
An interactive experiment and quiz exploring the difference between pushing and pulling.
Blobz Electric Circuits Interactive
Site is split into five sections each with useful info, an activity/game and a quiz.
Material World Interactive
Three online experiments exploring materials: breaking point, keeping cozy and let's rock with image gallery and teachers area. Registration required but resources are good quality and free.
Changes In Materials Interactive
Irreversible changes, like burning, cannot be undone. Reversible changes, like melting and dissolving, can be changed back again.Mixtures can be separated out by methods like filtering and evaporating.
Electric Circuits And Conductivity Video
Aunt Vera would like her electric portrait fixing as it has a broken circuit. Vlad is reluctant for Dave to fix it as he thinks that the painting is horrible. Dave shows Vlad how an electric circuit works. Dave and Vlad test which materials conduct electricity and which don’t.