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Planet Under Pressure

BBC News Online explores our planet's most pressing environmental issues. The site takes a look at six areas where a crisis could be brewing: food, water, energy, climate change, biodiversity and pollution.

Teachers, Pupils
14-18 year olds
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.

Teachers, Parents
4-11 year olds
All about Autumn

Find out about autumn in simple, illustrated text for children by Topmarks. It looks at the things that happen and are seen in Autumn in the UK.

Pupils
6-9 year olds
Reach Out

Teach primary science with confidence. Free access to online continuing professional development for all UK primary school teachers in the UK. Fun science activities also for parents to do at home.

Teachers, Parents
5-11 year olds
What is a Vertebrate?

A short, animated video which explains the difference between a vertebrate and an invertebrate and a sorting game where you need to sort a few animals into the two categories.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
All About Spring

Our feature on Spring looks at why we get Spring and what happens in Spring. It focuses on the United Kingdom but is applicable to other countries in the Northern Hemisphere. IWB friendly.

Teachers, Pupils
5-11 year olds
UK Space Education Office

Quality resources to improve the teaching of STEM subjects in schools and inspire children through enrichment activities using space as a context for teaching. From ESERO UK, the UK space education office.

Teachers
5-11 year olds
S-Cool! - A Level Biology

Excellent biology revision notes from S-Cool. They cover the main principles of most syllabuses, but check out your own to ensure coverage.

Pupils
16-18 year olds
BBC Bitesize Science Key Stage 2

Colourful, interactive science activities from the BBC Bitesize on the key areas: materials, energy, light and sound, humans, plants and animals. Designed for 10 to 11 year olds.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
Are You Eco Friendly?

An appealing adventure style game for 7 to 9 year olds where you can take part in fun missions for the 'Environmental Intelligence Unit'. See how you can help to save our planet. It's fun!

Pupils
7-11 year olds
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