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Planning and Worksheets for Electricity

Planning and Worksheets for Electricity

A selection of planning (with web links), activities, ideas and worksheets for covering this unit of work. Hope you might find them useful. Sorry they can't be edited as they have been exported from an Active- primary flip-chart.

By jreadshaw

Bundle of Key Stage 2 Non - fiction Comprehension Exercises

Bundle of Key Stage 2 Non - fiction Comprehension Exercises

6 sets of resources altogether! You will get over 10 sets of comprehension activities and texts! They are suitable for Years 4 to 6 and can be easily tweaked to suit your class. The following topics are included: Electricity, Sound, Tudors, Rainforests, Great Britain and Penguins. There are also plenty of other activities included to work alongside the comprehension activities, such as Powerpoints, sorting activities and research challenges.

By snugboro23

KS3 Physics - Magnetism, Magnets and Electromagnets Resource Pack,  PowerPoint and Worksheets

KS3 Physics - Magnetism, Magnets and Electromagnets Resource Pack, PowerPoint and Worksheets

*This resource has been recommended by the TES Resource Team* *UPDATED JANUARY 2017* Added a crossword puzzle with answers. This resource pack includes an engaging illustrated 33-slide PowerPoint presentation that will get your young learners thinking about magnetism. Scaffolded notes for pupils have been customized to go along with these lessons. Two additional worksheets and a quiz are also included. The learning objectives are listed below. By the end of this series of lessons, pupils will: 1) be introduced to the discovery and history of magnets 2) know the elements that have magnetic properties 3) observe how magnets attract or repel each other and attract some materials and not others 4) compare and group together a variety of everyday materials on the basis of whether they are attracted to a magnet, and identify some magnetic materials 5) describe magnets as having 2 poles 6) predict whether 2 magnets will attract or repel each other, depending on which poles are facing 7) know that materials contain groups of spinning electrons called domains 8) know that the domains are aligned in magnetic materials 9) know that the domains of a non-magnetic material are not aligned 10) learn about magnetic fields by plotting with compass, representation by field lines 11) learn about Earth’s magnetism, compass and navigation 12) explore the magnetic fields of permanent and induced magnets, and the Earth’s magnetic field You may also be interested in Magnetism Part 2 priced at only £2 You can save by getting Magnetism Part 1 and Part 2 together For the best value, get the Magnetism and Sound Bundle which also includes my popular Sound and Hearing lessons. Cheers!

By sciencecorner

Power Up Topic Plan (6 Week Unit)

Power Up Topic Plan (6 Week Unit)

This resource is a Topic Unit Plan related to several areas of the curriculum: English, Science, History, Art and Design Technology. Children learn about video game characters, video game controllers and video game design using Scratch and MakeyMakey. There are also links to English with an Explanation Text about changes in video game characters; an Information Text about MakeyMakey; and a Narrative Text about being trapped inside a video game. This planning is designed to last a half term. What's Included: - Curriculum Links - Link to editable digital resources to use with Google Classroom - Hand-outs - Links to Scratch projects Outcomes: Design a Video Game Controller with MakeyMakey Design a Video Game Character Design a Video Game on Scratch Write a Narrative Text About Being Trapped in a Video Game Write an Explanation Text About Changes in Video Game Characters Write an Information Text About MakeyMakey

By erinbrasington

Making a fruity battery

Making a fruity battery

This would be a good science club resource or transition activity. It would also be a good activity for a start of an energy topic.

By Purepoise

(Electrostatics) – Revision Test 1

(Electrostatics) – Revision Test 1

This resource includes; - 28 questions with 4 pages. - Questions are about; - ELECTROSTATICS and ELECTRICITY - Structure of Atom - Proton (+) , Neutron (0) , Electron (-) - Conductor and insulator - Charging Methods: - Charging by rubbing (friction) - Charging by contact - Charging by induction. - Electric Discharge (Electric Shock) - Lightning - Electroscope You should install these Fonts for this document; (Marker Felt & Tempus Sans ITC)

By veyselbiga

Design a Video Game Controller with MakeyMakey

Design a Video Game Controller with MakeyMakey

This resource supports opportunities for children to research the chronology and evolution of video game controller design before designing their own. Pack also includes opportunities to build on their designs by making them functional with MakeyMakey hardware. This resource can also be used by children who are not using MakeyMakey but who would like to practice art skills building on their designs. What's Included: - Curriculum Links - Link to editable digital resources to use with Google Classroom - Handouts

By erinbrasington

KS3 Physics - Magnetism, Magnets and Electromagnets Resource Pack #2, PowerPoint and Worksheets

KS3 Physics - Magnetism, Magnets and Electromagnets Resource Pack #2, PowerPoint and Worksheets

**UPDATED January 2017** Added a crossword puzzle with answers This is the 2nd part of a Magnetism unit with year 7 - Year 8 pupils. It includes an engaging illustrated PowerPoint presentation (30 slides) and scaffolded notes which have been customized to go along with the presentation. Three worksheets and a quiz are also included in this pack. Great value! The learning objectives for Part 2 are listed below. By the end of this lesson, pupils will: 1) discover that a magnet can be made by stroking a steel bar with the same pole of a permanent magnet from one end to the other end in one direction 2) be able magnetise a needle and use it as a simple compass. 3) discover that when electric current flows through an insulated wire wound around an iron core, the core becomes a magnet 4) be able to build a simple electromagnet 5) explore ways to manipulate a variety of variables to increase the strength of the electromagnet 6) know some uses of electromagnets 7) distinguish between a permanent magnet and an electromagnet 8) learn the components of an electric bell and how an electric bell works Your feedback is much appreciated. Cheers!

By sciencecorner

Physical Science: 15 Hands-On Science Experiments

Physical Science: 15 Hands-On Science Experiments

Make science class a blast with these fun, easy-to-do experiments using everyday materials found around the home or classroom! These inquiry-based science activities help students discover interesting facts about gravity, magnetism, and electricity. Contents Include: - 15 Experiments Plus Extension Activities - Glossary - Letter to Parents - Science Awards Experiments Include: - Floating Paper Clip - Magnetizing a Nail - Balancing Forks - The Impaled Potato - and Much More!

By RemediaPub