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101 Sublime Science Experiments

101 awesomely fun science experiments you can do at home with everyday things you've already got.

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7-11 year olds
Science Sparkles

At Science Sparks they are passionate about making science fun for kids and they have devised lots of easy science activities using equipment and materials commonly found around the home.

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3-11 year olds
Teaching Science through Stories

Looking for inspiration for science activities in the classroom? This site has some great ideas taking stories as a starting point. Well worth exploring.

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5-11 year olds
Nuffield Science

This site from the Nuffield Foundation features free teaching and learning resources for teaching AQA and OCR A2 Applied Science.

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16-18 year olds
Pairing for Early Science

A series of drag and drop science activities where children need to pair vocabulary cards with images. Audio is provided for all the words. Topics include: The Senses, Parts of the Body, Young Animals, Animal Sounds and Animals with Wings.

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4-6 year olds
Kitchen Chemistry Science Experiments

Simple experiments to try at home or in school. All have step-by-step instructions.

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5-11 year olds
Science Farm

Science Farm has a range of Science lesson plans and activities to teach Key Stage 1 children about food and farming in line with the Key Stage 1 Science programme of study. There are child friendly videos.

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5-7 year olds
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.

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9-11 year olds
Science Bob

Science Bob is a science teacher who has produced an exciting website to encourage parents and teachers to practice “Random Acts of Science” by providing instructions and videos for interactive science experiments.

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5-11 year olds
Science Geeks

Amusing teacher produced science videos, PowerPoint presentations and worksheets. This humorous approach to science teaching is likely to be a popular with students. Suitable for use on IWBs.

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11-16 year olds
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