School Science Lessons
Primary Science Lessons
2015-07-16 SP
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Table of contents

Year 1 Lessons

Year 2 Lessons

Year 3 Lessons

Year 4 Lessons

Year 5 Lessons

Year 6 Lessons

Topics


Year 1 Lessons

1.38 Air games

1.39 Air in bags

1.44 Area Game

1.02 Animals and plants

1.21 Balanced mobiles

1.40 Blow soap bubbles

1.22 Compare different shapes

1.03 Different animals

1.06 Different leaves

1.04 Different plants

1.32 Different rocks

1.46 Different seashells

1.47 Different seeds

1.22 Different shapes game

1.23 Different new shapes game

1.27 Drink-can garden

1.42 Drinking straw game

1.37 Examine soil with magnifier

1.41 Falling parachutes

1.18 Feelie bag game

1.15 Five senses

1.45 Float different objects

1.34 Good soil and bad soil

1.35 Green leaves for a healthy diet

1.28 Grow plants from seeds

1.16 Hearing sounds game

1.07 Knocking sounds

1.19 Length game

1.01 Living and non-living

1.20 Measure distance in paces

1.11 Mirror game

1.26 Plant names

1.05 Plant pictures

1.33 Plants need soil

1.30 Plants need sunlight

1.31 Plants need water

1.36 Protect topsoil

1.13 Same and different

1.24 Seeds and seed pods

1.14 Stones in water

1.08 String sounds

1.09 Shadow game

1.10 Spinning picture, thaumatrope

1.12 Spinning top

1.17 Touch and feel game

1.48 Watching seeds germinate

1.25 Water pouring game


Year 2 Lessons

2.26 Balanced bottle tops

2.11 Balanced parrot

2.28 Beam balance

2.01 Bird feathers

2.02 Bird sounds

2.03 Bird beaks and feet

2.16 Blindfold description game

2.07 Bottle sounds

2.44 Candle flame

2.06 Care for birds

2.32 Collect seeds

2.22 Copy with a rubber band

4.22 Cowpea

2.04 Different birds

2.31 Different flowers

2.34 Different kinds of food

2.43 Different metals

2.37 Different soils

2.29 Drinking straw balance

2.08 Dull and bright in the sun

2.36 Examine rocks with magnifier

2.17 Examine our eyes

2.19 Examine our skin and hair

2.13 Examine our teeth

2.21 Heat different substances

2.30 Leaf pictures

2.10 Magnetic pin chain

2.14 Measure our body in hand spans

2.15 Measure with your body

4.23 Mung bean

2.27 Nail balance

2.35 Paint with plant juices

2.05 Protect birds

2.25 Ruler balance

2.23 See-saw balance

3.71.5 School chalk, solubility

2.38 Shake soil in water

2.46 Simple wind detector

2.12 Siphon and water spray

2.18 Smelling game

2.20 Spirit burner, alcohol lamp

2.24 Steelyard balance

2.39 Water through soil

Which water?, QSA

4.25 Winged bean


Year 3 Lessons

3.41 Air and water change places

3.37 Air takes up space

3.01 Ant life cycle

3.42 Burn different substances

3.07 Burn with a magnifier

3.03 Butterfly life cycle

3.06 Care for cats

3.04 Cockroach, grasshopper

3.39 Convection disc, heat snake

3.13 Different bones

3.09 Different colours

3.28 Different stems and roots

3.14 Make a model insect

3.38 Float pins on water

3.27 Leaf classification

3.26 Leaf collection

3.14 Make a model insect

3.18 Measure our fist volume

3.15 Measure our height

3.24 Measure our weight

3.21 Measure with a trundle wheel

3.20 Measure with wheels

3.02 Mosquito life cycle

3.16 Move your arms

3.40 Paper aeroplane

3.25 Plant parts

3.17 Plumb bob (vertical test)

3.30 Prepare plant dyes

3.10 Rainbow colours

3.29 Seeds and fruits

3.19 Single pan balance, kitchen scale

3.34 Soil air

3.32 Soil animals

3.35 Soil contents

3.31 Soil nutrient cycles

3.33 Soil water

3.43 Solid, liquid and gas

3.11 Spinning colour disks

3.44 Squeeze different materials

3.12 String telephone

3.22 Throw up and fall down

12.3.2.1 Transfer air under water

3.05 Uses of animals and plants

3.23 Volume of a liquid

3.08 Water waves

3.36 Waterlogged soil


Year 4 Lessons

4.16 Air resistance

4.11 Air temperature

4.01 Animal legs

4.02 Animal friends

4.27 Care for children with diarrhoea

4.25 Care for dogs

4.24 Catching the ruler

4.41 Cool water, melt ice

4.21 Beans, common bean

4.18 Diameter of a thread

4.03 Examine live fish

4.08 Flying kites

Force of friction, QSA

4.04 Frog life cycle

4.40 Heat water, cool water vapour

4.10 Heat, conductors and insulators

4.09 Heat from rubbing

4.31 How seedlings grow, bean, maize

4.07 How sound travels

4.13 Inertia tricks

4.0.0 Legumes for school gardens

4.38 Liquids in the sun

4.05 Lizards and snakes

4.33 Make sedimentary rocks

4.20 Measure our chest expansion

4.39 Melt different solids

4.22 Memory games

4.28 Mixing and dissolving

4.29 Mixing liquids with water

4.21 Movement of the sun

4.24 Peanuts, (groundnuts)

4.30 Propellers

4.35 Protect trees

4.14 Prepare crystals

4.19 Prepare invisible inks

4.34 Protect soils

4.12 Smoke moves up and down

4.06 Snake bite

4.37 Soil watering bottle

4.42 Sundials

4.26 Temperature during the day

4.23 Test your reflexes

4.36 Water climbs up

4.36a Water climbs up soil

4.43 Water from the air

4.32 Weathering rocks


Year 5 Lessons

5.26 Air pressure in all directions

5.17 Body temperature

5.15 Breathing in and out

5.43 Burn to make carbon

5.33 Different rocks

5.45 Cocoa

5.03 Coral, sea anemone, jellyfish

5.36 Cover crops

5.28 Seed depth

5.24 Describe clouds

5.20 Digestion of food

5.19 Eyesight test

5.18 Feel your pulse

9.233 Fingerprints

5.06 Fish life cycle

2.45 Floating and sinking

5.07 Food chains in the sea

5.29 Germinate bean seed

5.29.1 Germinate maize grain

9.122 Germination test

5.42 Heated air expands

5.12 Image with a lens

5.41 Keep water clean

5.31 Leaves lose water

5.10 Light travels in straight lines

5.39 Make clay pots

5.11 Mirror reflects light

5.38 Mulch protects soil

5.14 Pinhole camera

5.40 Prepare potash from ash

4.2.2 Prepare sauerkraut

4.2.1 Prepare yoghurt

5.32 Protect mangroves

5.02 Protect sea animals

5.25 Push and pull forces

5.22 Rain gauge

5.37 Rain on slopes

5.30 Roots absorb water

5.01 Sea animals and plants

5.04 Molluscs, shellfish, land snails

5.44 Soil fertilizer trial

5.34 Soil profiles

5.05 Starfish, sea urchin, sea cucumber

5.09 Steam wheel

5.08 Water wheel

5.13 Water drop magnifier

5.21 Water finds its own level

5.23 Wind speed and direction


Year 6 Lessons

6.18 Atmospheric pressure

6.44 Birth & care for baby

6.35 Burn candles in closed containers

6.34 Chemical fertilizers

6.03 Chicken life cycle

6.11 Coins on a slope

6.33 Cooling candle wax

6.31 Describe soils

6.6.1 Different bacteria

6.05 Different fungi

6.37 Electric circuit

4.57 Electric torch (flashlight)

6.38 Electricity conductors

6.41 Electromagnets

6.21 Estimating

6.28 Ferns and mosses

6.33 Fertilizing soil

6.12 Float clay boats

6.01 Food chains in the forest

6.13 Forces of friction

9.9.1 Germination test

6.26 Grasses

6.40 Hanging magnets

6.08 Heated liquids expand

6.15 How far you can see

6.19 Moon and tides

6.36 Mulch saves water

6.27 Palms

6.22 Pendulum tells the time

1.6.1 Pig life cycle

6.23 Plants take in water

6.39 Plasticine sinking and floating

6.29 Protect coral reefs

6.30 Leaves in a plastic bag

6.02 Protect turtles

6.10 Pull with pulleys

6.17 Relative humidity

6.43 Reproduction organs, female

6.42 Reproduction organs, male

6.14 Shakir strip, malnourished child

6.17 Soil acidity, pH

6.25 Soil fertilizers

6.32 Soil texture

6.20 Southern Cross constellation

6.24 Trees, shrubs, palms and ferns

6.24 Trees, palms and ferns

6.16 Volume of air breathed out

6.09 Water climbs up