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KS2 Knowledge Organisers Big Bundle!

KS2 Knowledge Organisers Big Bundle!

These clear, detailed and visually-appealing knowledge organisers offer complete reference points for KS2 students learning or revising knowledge relating to each of the following topics: World War II; Ancient Egypt; The Solar System; Tudors and Stuarts; The Rainforest Each organiser contains a number of comprehensive sections explaining the key elements of the topic, timelines detailing key times and events, diagrams and images to visually aid understanding, and key facts to extend the learning of higher attaining students. The resources are designed to be printed onto A3, and are provided as both PDFs and Word documents (so that you can edit should you wish to). All images used are licensed for commercial use and are cited on a separate document (included).
TandLGuru
Testing the Strength of PAPER

Testing the Strength of PAPER

This science investigation requires the children to test the strength of 4 different types of paper including: Plain paper Newspaper Paper towel Toilet paper You will need to prepare the 4 different types of paper and cut them into thin strips of equal length (10cm long 0.5cm wide). Get the children  to stick each type of paper onto the edge of their table and keep adding 10g weights (using a hook mass) until the paper snaps. Good luck!
Lresources4teachers
Sink and Float - Experiments

Sink and Float - Experiments

Science experiments are a great way to encourage children’s curiosity and engagement. They help children to make connections with real life experiences and provides a way to understand the world. The concept of sinking and floating is fun to explore and promotes critical thinking. The hands-on experiments in this resource, allow children to observe which objects sink or float in water. In a playful way the children will become familiar with making predictions, observations, identifying, sorting, reasoning, gathering data, comparing and evaluating. This resource contains: A clear explanation (with examples) of how to use this resource Two posters for your classroom to help visualize the concepts of sinking and floating. Various recording sheets to record the experiments. (differentiated): Sink or Float? (cut and paste pictures to record the result after testing Test and Sort ( testing, identifying and recording results) Make a Prediction (creating a visual record of prediction, and observation. Evaluate prediction in comparison to result with a smiley) Predict and Test ( data handling: create a more abstract record of prediction and observation) Step by step description of conducting the following experiments (incl. photo’s and explanation of why it works this way): Experiment: Do eggs sink or float? Experiment: Does an orange sink or float?
mavalou
Reduce Reuse Recycle Sorting Activity

Reduce Reuse Recycle Sorting Activity

This resource is perfect for your Reduce Reuse Recycle Unit or any other caring for the environment study. It has 15 sorting cards to cut and paste into either the reduce, reuse or recycle areas on a ‘Y’ chart. I used this activity to start a ‘Trash to Treasure’ unit that my class did. I have included both a color version and a black and white version for you to choose from
Kiwilander
Light, Energy, and Matter Collection

Light, Energy, and Matter Collection

This collection features printables covering light, energy, and matter. Also included: an engaging video on matter—great for introducing or reviewing the topic in whole group! Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to access these and over 9,000 more resources for Preschool through 2nd grade. Visit www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers to sign up.
ABCmouseforTeachers
Scientists and Inventors   -  PowerPoint and Worksheets Big Bundle

Scientists and Inventors - PowerPoint and Worksheets Big Bundle

<strong>Scientists and Inventors - PowerPoint and Worksheets Big Bundle </strong> My complete Scientists and Inventors resources collection – Let’s learn about famous scientists This download is a collection of resources which teach children about famous scientist and inventors. Each resource has detailed PowerPoint on the inventor’s life, achievements, inventions and facts. There are also differentiated worksheets to allow children to demonstrate their understanding. Each resource includes: Complete PowerPoint Worksheets (x3 differentiated) Blank worksheet for answers Answer sheets Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me <strong> here</strong> <strong>Some of my other products:</strong> <strong> Big Science Bundle Pack</strong> <strong> Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook</strong> <strong> Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit</strong>
TheGingerTeacher
Topical Science Update - April 2018

Topical Science Update - April 2018

April’s Topical Science Update Plastic Special Report An in depth look at the history of plastic, the issues surrounding plastic use and the possible solutions to the biggest environmental problem we have ever faced. Also featuring the Great Science Share for Schools https://www.greatscienceshare.org/schools-share-2018/ and the Topical Science Updates Survey http://bit.ly/TSUimpact
paultyler
Where are Rocks

Where are Rocks

I made this presentation to teach some common types of rocks and their use in Looking at Rocks unit to grade 1. It is the best to teach the year 2 objective: Can recognise some types of rocks and the uses of different rocks.
parvinjafarova
Investigate materials transparency

Investigate materials transparency

A recording sheet used successfully by children of wide range of abilities to show their understanding of transparency of materials. The children were prompted to decide how to test materials: did they shine light fom a torch, hold up to the window or to electric light. Materials used intially included glass, leather, wood, fabric, wool, china, stone etc and as an extension different types of paper.
lukeliamlion
KS3 Science and Engineering Project Ideas: Bloodhound SSC Jet Car.

KS3 Science and Engineering Project Ideas: Bloodhound SSC Jet Car.

A quick and easy, plug- and play activity, with videos, questions and answers introducing the Bloodhound SSC 1000mph car. Would you like an introduction to the Bloodhound SSC Project before you attend a workshop, or need to inspire STEM subjects? A 10-45 min activity depending on how many topics you wish to visit. The BLOODHOUND Project is not only about building a car to go 1,000mph, but it is also a perfect vehicle for education of STEM subjects. Over the life of this project we’ve been able to inspire over 2 million young people! For more activities, videos, resources and information on workshops visit, www.bloodhoundssc.com, or follow us on twitter: @Bloodhound_EDU.
Bloodhound_EDU
KS2 KS3 GCSE STEM Workshops:  with the Bloodhound SSC Rocket and Jet powered 1000mph car.

KS2 KS3 GCSE STEM Workshops: with the Bloodhound SSC Rocket and Jet powered 1000mph car.

This two minute video demonstrates how we are using our 1000mph rocket and jet car as the basis of themed activities, videos workshops and outreach programmes to inspire young people into STEM subjects. Find more useful resources on our website, www.bloodhoundssc.com, or on here by searching for Bloodhound_EDU. The BLOODHOUND Project is not only about building a car to go 1,000mph, but it is also a perfect vehicle for education of STEM subjects. Over the life of this project we’ve been able to inspire over 2 million young people! Please share, and give us on feedback on what else we could create to stretch your keenies and help engage your dis-interested scientists’.
Bloodhound_EDU
Solar Oven Activity Sheet

Solar Oven Activity Sheet

There is a blackout and you are stuck without power for a few days. Help your family by building a solar powered oven to cook your food. Build a solar oven that can get to over 80’C using everyday materials. This is a fun and easy activity that can be done by anyone that can use a pair of scissors. The end result is incredibly effective and can easily be extended to learn about scientific measurements and controls. The worksheet is self-contained on one sheet of paper minimising the amount of printing required. Instructions are included on the worksheet. Materials needed: Worksheet Scissors Cling Wrap Thermometer (optional) Colour pencils to decorate Follow up questions: How could you make your oven even hotter? How could you keep your oven hot even after the sun goes down?
BrainChildAcademy
Conductor or Insulator

Conductor or Insulator

This is a very simple activity for plenary lesson on conductors and insulators. Cut out the cards and give each child a picture. They all will hold up their picture. You can ask students with pictures of conductors stand and theones holding insulators sit. Or you can add some fun to the activity by asking students with conductor pictures shake etc. Suitable for grade 1 and grade 2 electricity and properties of Materials units.
parvinjafarova
75 Learning Log Homework Tasks for Y1 & Y2 - 14 sheets

75 Learning Log Homework Tasks for Y1 & Y2 - 14 sheets

14 sheets of Learning Log activities for Y1/2. Most of them are grids of 6 activities or more. Range of themes: Great Explorers Toys through time Everyday materials Countries of the world London today and in the 1950s Splendid Skies Under the Sea Instructions Pirates Seasons Weather Winter The Plague/Great Fire of London Minibeasts
orangedaisy86
Science investigations

Science investigations

A wide collection of Science investigations and resources for all year groups - collected these up over my years as Science coordinator!
Lisawarry
Animal Life Cycles Complete Unit Lesson Bundle

Animal Life Cycles Complete Unit Lesson Bundle

<strong> Animal Life Cycles Complete Unit Lesson Bundle</strong> This download includes complete lesson plans and resources for 10 lessons on animal life cycles. The lessons focus on different types of life cycles and consolidating knowledge before comparing and discussing the life cycles. Included are 10 lesson plans for the whole unit of work, PowerPoints for each lesson, class activities and handouts. Brought all together and save 30% For a full preview of this bundle please see my Youtube Channel Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here <strong>Some of my other products:</strong> <strong><a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/six-science-lessons-products-bundle-pack-11147925"> Big Science Bundle Pack </a></strong>. <strong><a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-space-workbook-11180019"> Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook </a></strong>. <strong><a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/science-investigation-booklet-11146853"> Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit </a></strong>.
TheGingerTeacher
Animal Life Cycles Round up  -  Complete Lesson

Animal Life Cycles Round up - Complete Lesson

<strong> Animal Life Cycles Round up - Complete Lesson </strong> <strong> Complete Lesson on the Life Cycles of Animals</strong> This download includes a complete lesson on animal life cycles. The lesson focuses on rounding up knowledge about different animal life cycles, such as mammals, insects, amphibians and birds. There are two detailed PowerPoints to ensure children understand the lesson. The children will then create an information board using fun foldables and information sheets. Everything needed for the lesson is included in this download. This download includes: Full and detailed lesson plan Complete lesson PowerPoint Starter PowerPoint Fact sheet Information board foldable (with and without instructions) Discussion picture Example information board Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me <strong> here</strong> <strong>Some of my other products:</strong> <strong> Big Science Bundle Pack</strong> <strong> Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook</strong> <strong> Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit</strong>
TheGingerTeacher
Materials Presentation

Materials Presentation

Topic: Materials A great presentation to use when teaching 'materials’ Ideal for 5 - 9 years This presentation covers: What does the word ‘material’ mean? Plastic, wooden and metal things Natural and synthetic materials Solids, liquids and gases Properties of materials Testing materials Absorbency
Lresources4teachers
British Science Week 2018 KS1 Assembly

British Science Week 2018 KS1 Assembly

This is a detailed 29 slide PowerPoint ideal for an assembly or lesson or both for this special week from Monday 11th March to Friday 16th March. Could also be a useful PSHE lesson on scientific careers and role models. Relevant for KS1. Takes the children through these key question: What is science? Images showing key skills used when studying the world How does science impact on our lives today? 4 key aspects explained using images of our world Who would like to see Science in action? An engaging, awe-inspiring and quick experiment to create excitement for this week of science. What happened? Why? A clear explanation of how the experiment worked, linking it to the children’s current understanding of the world. Do you know any famous British scientists? 4 impressive short biographies of famous British scientists. What qualities do you need to be a great scientist? *Key words covered * Who would like to be a scientist? Discussion on what the children could observe, measure, test and compare. What science could you do at home? 9 easy and fun ideas for the children to start a life long love of science. There are then tasks children could complete in a lesson: Task 1 - Create your own animal which hou have discovered in the rainforest. Task 2 - Draw a famous scientist and write a caption. Task 3 - Create a poster explaining British Science Week. Writing templates provided. Lots of opportunities for discussion and higher level thinking. All concepts explained clearly. All reviews welcome. You can find many more inspiring and reliable resources at my shop Teachallenjoy You might also be interested in my other new resources for British Science Week 2018: KS1 British Science Week Homework Tasks KS1 What is Science? Posters KS1 British Science Week Mini Investigations
teachallenjoy
British Science Week KS1 and KS2 Bundle

British Science Week KS1 and KS2 Bundle

British Science Week 9th-18th March 2018 All you need to run an easy, engaging and exciting science week in your whole school. Every resource is ready to go, bright, colourful and clear. All editable, detailed and relevant to KS1 and KS2. Every activity is specifically written for year groups, using objectives from the new national curriculum. KS1 Resources: KS1 29 slide Assembly and written tasks with templates. 4 Homework Task Cards for each year group, all different activities to choose from. A pack of What is Science? posters. A mini wow investigation for every day of the week for year 1, and different ones for year 2. A mini wow investigation for every day of the week for year 1, and different ones for year 2. KS2 Resources: 6. KS2 28 slide Assembly and written tasks with templates 7. 4 Homework Task Cards for each year group, all different activities to choose from. 8. A pack of 14 inspirational quote posters of famous British scientists. 9. A mini wow investigation for every day of the week for year 3, and different ones for year 4. 10. A mini wow investigation for every day of the week for year 5, and different ones for year 6. Have fun using these in your school, all reviews welcome.
teachallenjoy
British Science Week 2018 KS1 Mini Investigations

British Science Week 2018 KS1 Mini Investigations

British Science Week 9th-18th March 2018 Inspire your pupils with a mini investigation for every day of British Science Week. 5 easy to set up and manage science activities for year 1. Plus 5 more simple but effective science activities for year 2. A short equipment list is provided for each year group so you can quickly collect the things you need for the week. Each activity is time flexible, they could take 10 minutes or easily extend to an hours lesson. Everyday a range of questions are provided to stimulate scientific thought and discussion. Challenge questions are included and the opportunity for children to think of their own questions. You can find many more inspiring and reliable resources at my shop Teachallenjoy You might also be interested in my other new resources for British Science Week 2018: Key Stage One Homework Tasks Key Stage One What is Science? Posters
teachallenjoy
Make & test a Cartesian Diver - Materials & Forces

Make & test a Cartesian Diver - Materials & Forces

Relates to KS2 & KS1 science (materials and forces) and KS3 physics (floating & sinking, upthrust, pressure in fluids). The resource gives details of the parts required and where to source them, how to construct the Cartesian divers, and worksheets to help extract the relevant curriculum learning points from the activity.
technologyforfun
Materials and Change Resource Pack

Materials and Change Resource Pack

This resource pack contains a set of worksheets designed for use with KS1 Science. They include poems and activities on waterproof materials, floating and sinking, classifying materials, properties of materials and changes (ice/water, making biscuits. The pack includes dual language word lists in Urdu. This is suitable for: • The whole class • EAL students (early stage, advanced stage) • Students with SEN may also find it more accessible.
clas3
Investigating materials - experiment frameworks

Investigating materials - experiment frameworks

This resource pack contains a set of frameworks for use with KS2 Science. The format of each framework is identical and designed so it can be turned into a small booklet. The frameworks act as a guide for pupils to record their predictions, note down what is going on during the course of the experiment and make a record of what they have learned from the experiment. Frames included for: rocks, conduction, soil, insulation, stretchy materials, water resistant materials. The pack includes dual language word lists in Urdu. This is suitable for: • The whole class • EAL students (early stage, advanced stage) • Students with SEN may also find it more accessible.
clas3
Science experiment frameworks for KS2 (01)

Science experiment frameworks for KS2 (01)

This resource pack contains a set of frameworks for use with KS2 Science. The frameworks act as a guide for pupils to record their predictions, note down what is going on during the course of the experiment and make a record of what they have learned from the experiment. The information noted down could then be used as a framework for an extended piece of writing about the experiment. Frames included for: separating materials, filtering, forces, ramps, magnets, floating and sinking, dissolving and toasting bread. Also a general, non-specific frame for further experiments. The pack includes dual language word lists in Urdu, Chinese and Albanian This is suitable for: • The whole class • EAL students ( early stage, advanced stage) • Students with SEN may also find it more accessible.
clas3