National Curriculum In England

# Forces and magnets

32 of 58 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments

### Simple Machines - Title Posters

3 posters to use on your 'Simple Machines' display board.

3 pages Grades: F - 3

### Forces Assessment

A three-page assessment for the lower grades, covering common push and pull forces.

6 pages Grades: 2 - 4

### Push and Pull Forces PowerPoint

This teaching presentation introduces the students to push and pull forces.

### Forces in Play PowerPoint

A teaching presentation comparing different forces involved in play.

10 pages Grades: 3 - 4

### Push and Pull - Vocabulary Worksheet

A worksheet with push and pull content vocabulary and definitions.

2 pages Grades: 1 - 2

### Force and Speed - The Relationship Between Force and the Resulting Speed of an Object PowerPoint

A teaching presentation in which the students observe qualitatively how speed is affected by the size of a force.

### Push and Pull Forces - Title Poster

A poster to use on your Push and Pull Forces display board.

1 page Grades: 1 - 2

### There's a Fraction Too Much Friction - Science Experiment

A science experiment which investigates rolling friction and the properties of various materials and shapes.

4 pages Grades: 4 - 6
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A simple, hands-on investigation which allows students to explore magnets and magnetism.

3 pages Grades: 1 - 4

### Gravity Investigation PowerPoint

This teaching presentation introduces the force of gravity and using air resistance to counteract this force.

### Push and Pull - Inquiry Task

Two inquiry tasks investigating floating and friction.

2 pages Grades: 1 - 4

### Push and Pull - Playground Forces Worksheet

A worksheet using forces in the playground.

1 page Grades: 1 - 2

### Types of Contact Force Worksheet

A worksheet for the students to identify the types of force which are active in a variety of situations.

2 pages Grades: 3 - 6

### Science Experiment - Sticky Friction

A science experiment which investigates the relationship between friction and the properties of various materials.

4 pages Grades: 3 - 4

### Throwing, Dropping, Bouncing, Rolling - Science Experiment

A science experiment which investigates the relationship between multiple forces acting on a single object in various ways.

4 pages Grades: 4 - 6

### Push and Pull - Water Investigation

A hands-on investigation task that allows students to work directly with the forces they have been learning.

5 pages Grades: 1 - 4

### Science Experiment - Speed Racer

A science investigation in which the students investigate how to use thrust force to increase the speed of a model car.

6 pages Grades: 2 - 4

### Magnets Word Wall Vocabulary

Magnets word wall vocabulary cards to expand your students' science vocabulary.

2 pages Grades: 2 - 7

### Fantastic Forces – Worksheet

A comprehension worksheet for an information report from the Year 2 magazine (Issue 3).

1 page Grades: 2 - 4

### Which Force Is That? Worksheet

A group of worksheets to use when revising common forces.

### Force Knowledge Check

A worksheet used to check the students’ knowledge of forces.

### Push and Pull - Forces Worksheet

A worksheet using pictures to identify the correct force.

### Opposites Attract - Understanding the Non-contact Force of Magnetism PowerPoint

A teaching presentation introducing the students to magnetism as a non-contact force.

12 pages Grades: 4 - 6

### Push and Pull - Forces Posters

Five posters for forces providing an explanation and pictorial examples.

1 page Grades: 1 - 2

### Whatever Floats Your Boat PowerPoint

A teaching presentation comparing different forces involved in buoyancy.

8 pages Grades: 2 - 4

### The Force of Friction PowerPoint

A teaching presentation investigating the force of friction.

8 pages Grades: 2 - 4

### Push and Pull - Picture and Sentence Sort Worksheet

A worksheet matching push and pull pictures with sentences.

3 pages Grades: 1 - 2

### Push and Pull Sorting Activity

A sorting activity to help students identify actions that use push and pull.

7 pages Grades: 1 - 2

### Forces Knowledge Check

A worksheet used to check the students’ knowledge of forces.

6 pages Grades: 4 - 6

### Push It - Introducing the Different Types of Force PowerPoint

A teaching presentation introducing the students to the different types of force.

11 pages Grades: 3 - 6

### Science Experiment - Sink or Swim

A science experiment which investigates the buoyancy of different objects when placed in water.

4 pages Grades: 2 - 4

### Air Resistance Investigation

A hands-on investigation task that allows students to design, create, and evaluate the effectiveness of a parachute.

5 pages Grades: 1 - 4