Science - Key Stage 1 (5-7 year olds)
Materials and their Properties
A useful teaching site to demonstrate how materials change shape when they are squashed, pulled, pushed, turned, stretched and twisted. Children can predict the effects of forces.Interactive Science Resources Flash
Interactive Flash activities to support science teaching at key stages 1. Full teacher notes accompany each one.Characteristics of Materials Flash
A great site for recognising the simple properties of materials such as strength, flexibility, transparency. See why some materials are suitable for making certain things.