Science

Please find information below about our Science curriculum and some activities for your child to complete at home. Please contact Mrs Pugh via the email address on the Year 5 page, should you have any questions. This is the overall curriculum map that your child will follow in Science this term.

EYFS- Ice challenge; Spider and worm facts.

Year 1- Plants

Year 2- Animals and their habitats

Year 3-  Plant life cycles
Let’s see what you can find out about plants and seeds!
Our class pumpkin plant is growing nicely!
Challenge: Can you find out how a pumpkin disperses its seeds?

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Year 4- Teeth and digestion

Year 5- Forces and falling objects: gravity, air and water resistance, friction

Year 6- Light

Some good websites to help are: BBC Bitesize, STEM, Twinkl, Woodlands Juniors, Primary Homework Help, Explorify.

I will be adding challenges and ideas over the following days.

 

Espresso

Discovery Education / Espresso are offering free access to their resources during the shutdown.  To access the resources go to https://www.discoveryeducation.co.uk/what-we-offer/discovery-education-espresso click ‘login’ and enter the following details:

Username: Student18718

Password: discovery2020

Check out the fun activities on http://www.stem.org.uk/home-learning for lots of fum things you can do at home with your children. Keep a record of what you do and find out by drawing and writing in your books. Happy investigating!