Web resource of the week - Basic forces
Science - Ages 5-11
Resource title: Push, Pull and Twist - Basic Forces
Uploaded by: Bev Evans, ICT leader in a community school in Pembrokeshire
Downloaded: 3,467 times
Find it: www.tes.co.ukforces
Suitable for: 5 to 7 and 7 to 11-year-olds and special needs pupils
What is it?
- An interactive slide show, containing animated examples of forces. Pupils are encouraged to differentiate between actions that are a push, pull or twist and can click on a picture for instant feedback.
- A photo pack of everyday examples of pushes, pulls and twists. Teachers can use the photos for sorting or display.
- A colourful, printable workbook that could be used to record pupils' observations and thoughts or assess their knowledge and understanding of forces.
What other teachers say
"This is brilliant for 5 to 7-year-olds and would be useful for ages 7 to 11 as well. How could I turn it into a quiz?"
"My special educational needs pupils will love the interactive PowerPoint and the pictures."
Where to look
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