Find great educational resources

Browse by subject and age group

Abpi Resources for Schools

A selection of superbly designed, motivating science modules for ages 5 to 18. Included are interactive games, animations, downloadable resources such as posters and worksheets.

Teachers

Partly tablet-friendly

5-14 year olds
The Open Door Website

A research and reference site for students and teachers in biology, chemistry, technology, physics and electronics. Well laid out and with good diagrams this looks like a very useful site.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

7-16 year olds
Physics.org

A searchable database of web resources from the Institute of Physics. It is useful because you can ask a question and it will bring up sites related to the topic.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

11-18 year olds
BBC Higher Bitesize Revision

Higher Bitesize is a revision site especially for those students taking the Scottish higher examinations.

Pupils

Tablet-friendly

16-18 year olds
Floating on Water

A lesson which looks at how some external influences can affect the position of things that float on water. Things like this can be difficult to demonstrate in class so this is where a computer simulation like this can come into its own.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

7-14 year olds
Identifying Forces

Children are asked to identify the forces needed to move an object either by pulling, pushing or twisting. Teacher clarification of some pictures may be required.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-7 year olds
Sounds Amazing

Sounds Amazing is a learning resource with animations for GCSE Science. This site is designed to help students to understand sound and waves. There are acoustic and audio related web demonstrations and experiments.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

14-16 year olds
Growing Plants

Help Sparky the Alien with activities on growing plants which include labelling parts of a plant, finding out what a seed needs to grow and the life cycle of plants.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-7 year olds
Growing Plants 2

Activities based round the character Sparky the Alien on growing plants. Children can compare vegetables and fruits, label the parts of a tree, spell the parts of a plant and put life cycle pictures in order.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-7 year olds
People and the Planet

Peopleandplanet.net provides an excellent global review and internet gateway into the issues of population, poverty, health, consumption and the environment.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

14-18 year olds
« 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14