Classroom printables, activities & worksheets

Light & Sound

A collection of light and sound related educational resources to use in your classroom. Use the light display banner to theme your classroom. Also provided are sound and light and light vocabulary word wall cards to assist students in learning the associated content vocabulary. Use the light diffraction poster when learning about sunlight and the mixture of colours.

32 of 44 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    5 Fascinating Facts About Sound – Worksheet

    A comprehension worksheet for a magazine article from the Year 1 magazine (Issue 3).

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 2
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    Light Fantastic PowerPoint

    A 21 slide editable PowerPoint to use when teaching your students about light in Science.

    Teach Starter Publishing 21 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    In the Shadows Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores the difference between shadows.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Light and Shadow - Design an Experiment Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores light and shadow and the principles of a fair test.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - Angles of Reflection

    A science experiment that explores reflected light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Refracting Light Task Cards

    A set of 5 Task Cards with activities that allow students to observe the refraction of light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    In Living Colour Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores how we see colour.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    See Light Through Me Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores classification of objects according to light transmission.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - True Colours

    A science experiment that explores the perception of colour.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Years: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - Lights Line Up!

    A science experiment which explores light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 4 - 6
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    Light Word Wall Vocabulary

    Sixty light related vocabulary cards for a word wall.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Years: 1 - 7 Is Customisable
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    Light Display Banner Version 2

    A classroom display banner to use on your 'Light' display board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7
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    Storm's a Comin' - Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when exploring sound in science or music.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 4
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    Science Experiment - Sound Research

    A science experiment which explores how sound travels.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 1 - 2
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    What's in the Box? - Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when exploring the concept of light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 4
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    Let the Sun Shine In! - Worksheet

    A worksheet to use when exploring the sun as a light source.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 4
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    Science Experiment - Line Up the Light!

    A science experiment which explores how light travels.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Years: 1 - 4
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    Design a Musical Instrument Worksheet

    A worksheet that can be used as a design technology task that explores the science of sound.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 2
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    Investigating Sound - Science Task Cards

    A set of 6 Task Cards detailing activities for investigating sound.

    Teach Starter Publishing 6 pages Year: 1
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    Light Display Banner

    A classroom display banner to use on your 'Light' display board.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 1 - 7 Is Customisable
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    Science Themed Colourful Page Borders

    A set of ten science themed page borders for use as decoration or classroom group posters.

    Teach Starter Publishing 10 pages
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    Sound Word Wall Vocabulary

    Twenty-seven sound vocabulary cards.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages Years: 1 - 2 Is Customisable
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    Light Diffraction Poster

    A poster explaining the sunlight and its colours.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Years: 3 - 7
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    Light Teaching Resource Pack

    A comprehensive set of posters, activities and worksheets related to the concept of light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 166 pages Years: 1 - 6
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    Light Fantastic Unit Plan

    This Physical Sciences unit addresses the properties of light. It explores the phenomena of reflection, refraction, shadow and more.

    Teach Starter Publishing 115 pages Year: 5
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    Light and Shadow - Design an Experiment

    An assessment task in which students will demonstrate an understanding of light and fair testing.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Year: 5 60 mins
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    True Colours

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate how the colour of an object depends on the properties of the object and the colour of the light source.

    Teach Starter Publishing 15 pages Year: 5 60 mins
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    In Living Colour

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will investigate how the colour of an object depends on the properties of the object.

    Teach Starter Publishing 75 pages Year: 5 60 mins
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    Refracting Light

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will observe the refraction of light at the surfaces of different transparent materials.

    Teach Starter Publishing 21 pages Year: 5 60 mins
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    Reflecting Light

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will use mirrors to investigate some of the properties of reflected light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 21 pages Year: 5 60 mins
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    In the Shadows

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will compare shadows from point and extended light sources.

    Teach Starter Publishing 75 pages Year: 5 60 mins
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    See Light Through Me

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will classify objects based on how much light is transmitted through them.

    Teach Starter Publishing 12 pages Year: 5 60 mins