Year 6 and P7 bacteria: Invisible germ science investigation

In this lesson pack for year 6 and P7, linking to the topic living things and habitats, pupils will investigate and observe what happens when bread is left in different environments. They will set up their own investigation and make sure it is a fair test.

This downloadable packs includes:

  • A lesson plan, complete with top tips for setting up the investigation.
  • A printable card game entitled ‘bacteria battle cards’.
  • A fun printable board game entitled ‘bacteria invasion game’.
  • A PowerPoint presentation that explains what bacteria is and how it can be useful.

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Created: Nov 27, 2018

Updated: Mar 5, 2019


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