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BP Educational Service Primary Resources

A wealth of top quality teaching and learning resources from BP including animations, videos, presentations, information booklets, interactive activities and more. Related to science, geography and Design Technology.

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4-11 year olds
Google Earth

A truly amazing download which combines satellite imagery, maps and terrain to let you view the world's geography at the click of a mouse. Fly to your address or now you can even view the night sky. It can help children understand what a map view is.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

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5-18 year olds
DK Find Out

A fantastic primary encyclopedia type site from Dorling Kindersley. Find out about dinosaurs, space, animals, nature and more. Fun learning activities for kids with videos, quizzes and galleries.

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7-13 year olds
Owl and Mouse Interactive Maps

Free good quality maps, to print out, of countries and every continent of the world. Excellent interactive maps where you roll over the countries to see country names and capital cities.

Teachers, Pupils

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5-16 year olds
Volcanoes

A useful explanation about volcanoes from BBC Bitesize. It includes footage of erupting volcanoes and animations with explanatory information.

Teachers, Pupils

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7-14 year olds
Jewels of the Earth

Look inside and see the many wonders of the Rainforest and learn about the plants, animals and peoples that live there. Match the creatures to the many layers of the Rainforest and trace the production of bananas, coffee and chocolate.

Pupils

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7-14 year olds
Rainforest Dioramas

A super idea if you are studying rainforests. This website shows how to make a 3D model of a rainforest in a shoebox.

Teachers, Pupils

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7-11 year olds
Rainforest Animals

Great pictures of some of the wonderful animals which live in the rainforest. The concise facts on some of them is ideal for primary aged children.

Pupils

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7-11 year olds
Toporopa

Super interactive maps on the Eurozone: European countries, capitals, flags, regions, metropolitan areas, monarchies, battles, mountains, lakes, seas, rivers, islands, peninsulas, ports, straits and volcanoes. IWB friendly.

Pupils

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7-14 year olds
Map Skills

This six-lesson unit on map skills designed so that one lesson will be taught in each year group from years one to six.

Pupils

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5-11 year olds
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