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Gases, Liquids and Solids

There are two activities, the first where you sort materials into the categories: solids, liquids and gases and the second where you can see evaporation and condensation at work. Works well on an IWB.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

9-11 year olds
Keeping Warm

Test different materials as insulators. Plot the results of this online experiment on a table. Useful as a class activity on an interactive whiteboard.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

10-11 year olds
Reversible and Irreversible Changes

See if you can which changes are reversible and irreversible by testing different materials such as ice, eggs, sand and salty water by heating and cooling.

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Not tablet-friendly

10-11 year olds
Life Cycles

Learn the names of the different parts of a flower by taking a flower apart and labelling them. Use the magnifying glass to learn the functions of each part. Works well on an interactive whiteboard.

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Not tablet-friendly

10-11 year olds
Circuits and Conductors

Circuit activities where you can a range of materials to see if you can complete a circuit. See which conduct electricity and which do not. See also how you can change the effect of the power source.

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Not tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
Friction

Test the results of pushing a car along tracks made of different materials. See which surface creates the most friction.

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Not tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
Sound

A Flash website which shows how sounds are made up of vibrations which pass through a medium, such as air, to reach our ears.

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Not tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
Organ Surgery

A interactive resource where you need to decide what organs of the body for various bodily functions: breathing, moving, digestion, waste removal and sensing. Suitable for IWB use.

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Not tablet-friendly

7-14 year olds
Arkive Teaching Resources

ARKive’s free fun-packed teaching resources cover a range of key science and biology subjects including: adaptation, food chains, Darwin and natural selection, classification, identification, conservation and biodiversity.

Teachers

Partly tablet-friendly

5-18 year olds
How the Lungs Work

Information on respiration. It includes an excellent animation with narration about how the lungs work and gas exchange.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

11-16 year olds
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