Links to great Science resources, interactive, printable, lesson plans and text. Have fun in the classroom or help children with science at home. Learn about plants, animals, materials, light, sound, forces, energy and food.
Here are 6 random links from this subject
Food Chains Interactive
An information panel to explains the terms used in, and concepts behind, food chains. There are then three different habitats where food chains are constructed from a few of the organisms found there.
Day Night Demonstrator Interactive
A simulation exploring day and night.
How Wool Is Made Video
Two children visit a wool factory to find out how a sheep’s fleece is turned into woollen scarves. We meet the children as they come into the classroom from the playground wearing coats and scarves. An animated cat named Curious asks the children if they would like to find out how woollen scarves are made. The children watch some archive footage of a farm and see sheep being sheared. Next, they visit a wool factory where an expert shows them fleeces arriving from the farms, being sorted, washed, dried, carded and spun into yarn.
Renewable Energy Interactive
What is renewable and non-renewable energy?
How Is Window Glass Made? Video
Two children meet Curious Cat, an animated cat who asks them if they would like to find out how glass is made. They take a trip to a glass making factory and to start learn about the raw materials used to make it, such as sand, soda ash and limestone.
Planet Information Posters Printable
Download these posters for your classroom to find out more facts and figures about each of the planets: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto.