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Science Clips

Excellent interactive Flash science activities for primary-aged children matched to curriculum requirements throughout the UK. Display well interactive whiteboards.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

5-7 year olds
Energy Home

Do you know what energy is and what uses energy? Find out here by exploring the rooms in the house. A great site with audio and animations that are fun. The site also covers electrical safety and power generation. Superb!

Teachers, Pupils

Partly tablet friendly

5-7 year olds
Super Science

A fantastic, free resource which comprises of 12 online science experiments. Children will love it. It can help them learn about electricity, forces, protecting the environment, living things, micro-organisms and more. Schools need to register.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
Understanding Electricity with TwoThirtyVolts

A fresh and funky site with everything you need to know to understand and stay safe around this energy source. Resources for teachers include lesson plans, revision notes, video clips and guides to practical experiments. It's great!

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

11-16 year olds
Light and Shadows

Find out how a shadow changes when the properties (brightness, position, distance) of a light source are changed. The site is a good teaching aid when used on an IWB. Good for predicting outcomes.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
Energy Nation

Energy Nation consists of a set of online activities set around electricity generation, safety and usage, plus a classroom pack of photocopiable support materials. Great on an interactive whiteboard.

Pupils, Parents

Not tablet friendly

11-14 year olds
The Children's Olympics

Suitable for use on computers or IWB, this resource is about forces: pushes, pulls, friction and Newton meters. It is based on Olympic events. Suitable for 9 - 11 year olds. Download and use offline option.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
Young Science Investigators Project Kit

The free Project Kit resource collection from BP features a treasure hunt and three follow-up activities for each of three topics - electricity, forces and materials. You need to register to access these excellent resources.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
STEM

Support and resources for teachers and educators in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and maths). You will need to register to access online and physical resources, online community groups and more.

Teachers

Tablet friendly

5-18 year olds
Science Museum Classroom Resources

Excellent fun science resources for school or home with step-by-step instructions for teachers, parents and children. The activities section provides excellent ideas for science weeks in schools.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

5-16 year olds
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