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 colors.

32 of 43 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
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    Reflection, Refraction, and Absorption Worksheet

    Ensure students understand light energy by applying their knowledge to questions about reflection, refraction and absorption.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grade: 5
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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
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    In the Shadows Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores the difference between shadows.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 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 Grades: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - Angles of Reflection

    A science experiment that explores reflected light.

    Teach Starter Publishing 5 pages Grades: 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 Grades: 5 - 6
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    In Living Color Worksheet

    A worksheet that explores how we see color.

    Teach Starter Publishing 2 pages
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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 Grades: 5 - 6
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    Science Experiment - True Colors

    A science experiment that explores the perception of color.

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

    A science experiment which explores light.

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

    Sixty light related vocabulary cards for a word wall.

    Teach Starter Publishing 3 pages Grades: 3 - 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 Grades: 1 - 6
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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 Grades: 1 - 4
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    Science Experiment - Sound Research

    A science experiment which explores how sound travels.

    Teach Starter Publishing 4 pages Grades: K - 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 Grades: 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 Grades: 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 Grades: K - 2
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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 Grades: 1 - 3
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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
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    Light Display Banner

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

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 1 - 6 Is Customisable
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    Sound Word Wall Vocabulary

    Twenty-seven sound vocabulary cards.

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

    A poster explaining the sunlight and its colors.

    Teach Starter Publishing 1 page Grades: 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 145 pages Grades: 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 94 pages Grade: 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 Grade: 5 60 mins
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    True Colors

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

    Teach Starter Publishing 15 pages 60 mins
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    In Living Color

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

    Teach Starter Publishing 54 pages 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 Grade: 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 Grade: 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 54 pages Grade: 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 Grade: 5 60 mins
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    Lights Line Up!

    A 60-minute lesson in which students will draw simple ray diagrams to show the paths of light from a source to the eyes.

    Teach Starter Publishing 52 pages Grades: 3 - 5 60 mins