Science Inquiry Skills
Respond to and pose questions, and make predictions about familiar objects and events
Uses of Materials Sorting Activity
A fun sorting activity for students to explore the materials objects are made of.
Balloon Rocket - Experiment
A hands-on experiment to use when investigating how energy can make things move.
Science Experiment - Line Up the Light!
A science experiment which explores how light travels.
Sorting Objects by Property Template
A template to use when sorting objects using the sense of touch and sight.
All About Clouds – Teaching Presentation
An editable PowerPoint teaching resource about clouds.
Jack and the Beanstalk (Made Differently!) PowerPoint
A 16 slide teaching presentation to use when exploring the properties of materials.
Describing Materials Template
A template to use when describing objects using the senses of touch and sight.
What If? Materials Template
A set of 6 templates to use when investigating the properties of materials.
Material World Beanbag Toss Game
A fun game to play when learning about the properties of materials.
Let the Sun Shine In! - Worksheet
A worksheet to use when exploring the sun as a light source.
What's in the Box? - Worksheet
A worksheet to use when exploring the concept of light.
Plant Journal Observation Worksheets
Observe and record information about plants with a printable plant journal worksheet.
Science Observations - Worksheet
A set of 2 worksheets for students to record their science observations.
Plant Growth Chart Worksheet
Record the growth and changes in a plant over time with one of our differentiated plant growth charts.
Science Experiment - What Snacks Do Ants Prefer?
A science experiment which explores the food preferences of ants.
Stretchy Scoot Relay
A whole class active game to play when learning about the properties of materials.
Material World Jigsaws
Six mini jigsaw puzzles focusing on the materials objects are made of.
Making Science Predictions - Worksheet
A worksheet for students to record their science predictions.
Initiating a Scientific Investigation Worksheet
A worksheet to help the students begin the process of a scientific investigation.
My Monster Design Template
A template to use for a design activity related to the properties of materials.
R.E.R.U.N. - Writing a Scientific Conclusion Fact Sheet
An educational fact sheet introducing the students to the R.E.R.U.N. method for writing a scientific conclusion.
What's the Use? PowerPoint - Developing a Hypothesis to Investigate
A teaching presentation discussing the development of a scientific hypothesis.
Adjectives All Around - Outdoor Observation Activity
Engaging activities where students observe and describe their outdoors environment.
The Art of Bark Outdoor Activity
An integrated science and art activity for observing plants in the environment.
My Monster Reflection Template
A reflection template for students to use after creating a 3D monster.
Freedom of Choice PowerPoint - Developing Scientific Lines of Questioning
A teaching presentation discussing the development of scientific lines of questioning.
Making a Mini Water Cycle - Experiment
A hands-on experiment to use when investigating the water cycle.
Now I Understand PowerPoint - Building a Solid Conclusion for an Experiment
An educational teaching presentation introducing the students to the R.E.R.U.N. method for writing a scientific conclusion.
Shadow Types Worksheet
A worksheet to use when learning about the properties of materials.
Creating Oxygen - Experiment
Investigate how oxygen is made with a hands on plant experiment.
Tree Observation Worksheets
Record observations of trees in the local environment with a printable graphic organiser.
Light Teaching Resource Pack
A comprehensive set of posters, activities and worksheets related to the concept of light.