Supporting learners in science

Helpful resources to guide and support KS3, KS4, and iGCSE learners in science

Tes Resources Team

Student looking down a microscope, teacher supporting students in science

Helpful resources to guide and support your science learners

It can sometimes be tricky for students to recall lots of facts and information from memory, especially when they have lots of subjects to contend with. To make things a little easier, we have gathered together a range of resources to help your learners recall various scientific knowledge and guide them when working independently.

Table mats and helpsheets

Science Literacy Support Placemats
smurfatik12

Science Literacy Support Placemats

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These placemats have a number of sentence starters to help students plan and evaluate practical work in science. I am not sure exactly where I got them from but thought they might be useful for others.
Numeracy Placemat for Science
hainezee

Numeracy Placemat for Science

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Print to A3 double sided and laminate. Includes rules, tips and formulae for use in Science lessons. Includes graphing / scales / times-tables / calculations / formula triangles and other helpful information which can help boost your students' ability to work some things out for themselves and tog...
KS3 Science skills help sheets
simontwhite

KS3 Science skills help sheets

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These sheets are designed to help KS3 students with all aspects of a science investigation. There are printable sheets for Risk Assessment, Planning, Obtaining Evidence, Analysing Evidence and Evaluating Evidence. The sheets contain key words and connectives along with helpful hints and tips, l...

Writing frames and 'how to' resources

How to Draw a Graph Animation (Science Line Graph)
peter_ammel12

How to Draw a Graph Animation (Science Line Graph)

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A step by step guide (animation) on how to draw a science lin GCSE spec graph. Suitable for Year9-Y11 (AQA + OCR = GCSE). Age: 13-16 (Suitable for other ages with minor changes). 100 powerpoint animations timed together to represent the different stages of drawing a graph. There is ...
Science Exam Skills - Graphs, Tables, Diagrams, Formulae
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Science Exam Skills - Graphs, Tables, Diagrams, Formulae

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Worksheets to help students practice key skills required for exams. Interpreting graphs Describing patterns Understanding and identifying patterns in tables Using information from diagrams Using physics formulae Command words All command words are highlighted/underlined to promot...