Within the KS2 Science section the Life Processes and Living Things area helps children to learn about humans and animals. It includes information and interactive activities relating to the human body, keeping healthy and micro organisms. The Life Processes and Living Things area also includes a section on Green Plants with fact sheets, interactive activities and experiments relating to plant life cycles and growing plants. Children can also learn about variation and classification through a series of facts sheets, quizzes and activities about mammals, reptiles, fish, birds, amphibians and food chains.
The Materials area of the KS2 Science section helps children to enhance their understanding of grouping materials and changing materials. It encourages Key Stage 2 learners to carry out activities relating to topics such as soil, solids, gases, liquids and minerals and to test their knowledge through a series of fun quizzes.
Within the Physical Processes area of the KS2 Science section children are able to study forces and motion by learning about magnets & springs, friction and forces in action. They can also help to develop their knowledge of electricity through a range of resources, fact sheets and interactive activities. There is also useful information and fun activities relating to light, sound, the earth, planets and space.
The resources and activities in the KS2 Science section are in an interactive, online, or printable format that brings a differing dynamic to the subject for children studying at Key Stage 2.
Bottle Pitch - Look at the different pitches of different bottles filled with water.
Changing Sounds - Interactive activity and quiz from BBC
Changing sounds - Interactive activities about Changing sounds from the BBC
Changing Sounds - Interactive sound activity from Channel 4
Echo in my head - Investigate how sounds can take a shortcut to your ears.
Getting the Message - Interactive activity about ears and hearing
Musical coathanger. - Things sure sound different when you try this activity.
Physics of Sound - Interactive activity about how sound travels
Pitch - Interactive activity about pitch
Secret Bells - Information about creating different sounds.
Sound - Interactive whiteboard activities about sound
Sound and Hearing - Interactive activity about sound and hearing
Sound Animations - Interactive activity about sound
Sound Quiz - Interactive quiz about sound
Sound Ruler - Interactive activity about loud sound
Sound Sources - Interactive whiteboard activities about sound sources
Sound travels through materials - Interactive whiteboard activities about sound travelling
The Real Deal – Sound - Interactive activities about sound