Learning from Home – Science and Technology

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Useful websites

EYFS/KS1/KS2: https://www.rigb.org/families/experimental  ExpeRimental is a series of short films making it fun, easy and cheap to do science experiments at home with your children. The films depict the age of the children for which the experiments are suitable.

BP resources – The Emperor’s New Clothes – https://www.bp.nationalschoolspartnership.com/emperors-new-clothes?dm_i=60XR,X4Z,G4WYJ,36G7,1

KS2:  https://pstt.org.uk/resources/curriculum-materials/Science-Fun-at-Home Weekly Science experiments that can be carried out at home will be posted on this site every Wednesday.

https://www.jamesdysonfoundation.com/resources/challenge-cards.html  Dyson engineers have designed these challenges specifically for children. Ideal for home or in the classroom, they encourage inquisitive young minds to get excited about engineering.

EYFS/KS1: https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/activities/  Free, downloadable materials to support being nature detectives in the outdoors 

Families working together: https://seerih-innovations.org/science4families/

For more science experiments try https://www.stevespanglerscience.com/lab/experiments/

Other activities you could do with your child

Photographs from NASA – https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/136484/nasa-photo-gallery/

Stem Learning Activities

Virtual Chester Zoo – https://www.chesterzoo.org/

Mystery Science https://mysteryscience.com Free science lessons

Nature Detectives https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetect…/ A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!

Crest Awards https://www.crestawards.org Science awards you can complete from home.

https://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/learning-activities/science/ – lots of science subject areas covered with resources specifically designed for primary age children. (Other subjects are also available on this site).

https://groweatgift.com/2017/06/14/30-ways-to-go-wild-with-science/ – lots of different and fun science activities you can do in the house or garden

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