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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
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
Energise Anything!

Video animations and activities linked to the STEM curriculum for primary or secondary classrooms.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

Tablet-friendly

5-18 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
GCSE Bitesize Revision - Science

Comprehensive coverage of GCSE science topics which have been arranged by exam board specifications. Interactive quizzes to test your knowledge, but don't wait for revision time before you try it out.

Pupils

Partly tablet-friendly

14-16 year olds
Pushing and Pulling

Activities where children should find out the difference between pulling and pushing and have the opportunity to predict what will happen when a toy car is pushed. It works well on an interactive whiteboard.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-7 year olds
Changing Shapes of Materials

A useful teaching site to demonstrate how materials change shape when they are squashed, pulled, pushed, turned, stretched and twisted. It lends itself well to use on an interactive whiteboard and children can predict the effects of forces.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-7 year olds
Learning Circuits

Online activities on electricity, circuits, conductors and insulators. There are clear diagrams, information and quizzes. The site works very well as a teaching tool on an interactive whiteboard. Designed primarily for 8 to 10 year olds.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
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