14 Science Links

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The Human Eye

51 Facts About Your Eyes

Lenstore have put together 51 facts about your eyes that will help you realise just how remarkable they truly are.

Earth And Space

Earth And Space

By carrying out the activities in this lesson pupils will understand: why we have day time and night time on planet Earth, why we have the different seasons and why the moon appears a different shape over the month.

Wondermind

Wondermind

Wondermind is a series of pioneering interactive games and videos to help children learn about the science of the developing human brain, using the story of Alice in Wonderland as an inspiration.

solar system

Solar System

Classes studying the Earth & Beyond in science lessons should take a look at the BBC’s Exploring the Solar System website. Material from BBC programmes such as The Planets, The Sky at Night and Horizon. Science teachers can also print out this handy site-map for easy reference.

mini greenhouse

Repeating Tests

An interactive KS2 resource from BP highlighting the benefits of repeating tests during a mini greenhouse experiment. Uses both speech and text. Register for free to access a range of activities.

ourselves

Ourselves

KS1 interactive activity from the BBC. Includes a range of activities based on the theme of "Ourselves" for 5/6 year olds.

living

Living things

The Happy Gang leads you through this exploration of creepy crawlies and living things, from barnacles to butterflies. Find out about pet-care and animal habitats while you solve riddles and play games.

Boiling Over

Boiling Over

Online experiment to investigate the energy required to boil different amounts of water and the effect on the environment. Registration required but resources are free.

micros

Micro-organsims

KS2 interactive activity from the BBC. Includes a range of activities based on the theme of "Living Things - Micro-organisms" for 10/11 year olds.

Energy Town

Energy Town

Welcome to Energy Town where you can find out where energy comes from, how to be energy efficient and why saving energy is so important. Explore Energy Town by clicking on the areas on the map.

solids

Solids and liquids

KS2 interactive activity from the BBC. Includes a range of activities based on the theme of "Materials - Solids and liquids" for 10/11 year olds.

The Human Eye

The Human Eye

Vision Direct have created a very informative interactive resource about the anatomy of the human eye and a step by step walkthrough of how we see.

pushesandpulls

Pushes and Pulls

KS1 interactive activity from the BBC. Includes a range of activities based on the theme of "Pushes and Pulls" for 5/6 year olds.

rocks

Rocks and Soils

KS2 interactive experiment from the BBC, place different rocks on the tester and check their properties.