Year 2 Investigative skills worksheets by School Year

Year 2 super science quiz

Year 2 Super Science Quiz

This quiz covers all the topics you have learnt in Y2 science. Can you answer all the questions?
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Why do our bodies need exercise worksheet

Why do our bodies need exercise?

Whenever you or any member of your family or friends do some exercise, carry out a survey to find out how they felt. Use the table to record your findings. Look at the results of your table. What do you notice?
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Investigating animal homes worksheet

Investigating animal homes

Think about all the ways our houses protect us. Now think about animals or bugs living in your garden or house. Where do animals and bugs like to live? Draw a picture and/or write the name of their home. Cut out all the cards and make two piles, one for creature cards and one for house cards; mix them up. Pick one card from each pile. Would a mouse like to live in a fish pond? Would a frog like to live in a bee hive? Why?
Login or Register to add to my wishlist
How do seeds grow worksheet

How do seeds grow?

Read these instructions about growing a seed into a plant carefully. Can you match them with the picture cards and put them in the correct order? Cut out the cards or rewrite the instructions.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Bird watch

Bird watch

Have a look at the different trees in your neighbourhood and find one birds like to land in. Why might the birds have chosen that tree? Does it have a nest in? Then draw a picture of the tree and label your picture with all the reasons why you think this is a good tree for birds to nest in.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist
Be an animal detective

Be an animal detective

Go for a walk in your neighbourhood and make a chart listing 5-10 different places (park, shops, wood, garden, road). Can you see evidence of animals, birds or insects that live there? What might they eat? Where might they live?
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Design your own forces investigation activity

Design your own forces investigation

A worksheet to prompt children into carrying out an investigation into the force exerted by water on different objects.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Heating and cooling activity

Heating and cooling

An investigation to determine what happens when you heat and then cool down different foods. Children are then encouraged to record their results.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Ice cube investigation activity

Ice cube investigation

An investigation comparing the difference between an ice cube melting in air and an ice cube melting in water.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist
Investigating forces - pushes activity

Investigating forces - pushes

An investigation into the effect of pushing various objects. This includes extension activities to encourage your child to investigate further.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Investigating forces - air power activity

Investigating forces - air power

A worksheet to suggest a fun experiment looking at the effect of air power on different objects.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Investigating static electricity activity

Investigating static electricity

Worksheet giving ideas for showing the effect of static electricity by using a balloon and various objects.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Magnetic and non-magnetic activity

Magnetic and non-magnetic

Worksheet with recording table to suggest a way of investigating whether different objects are attracted to a magnet.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Time to investigate floating activity

Time to investigate floating

An opportunity for your child to design their own investigation to find out which materials float.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Which is the best insulator? activity

Which is the best insulator?

An experiment for children to do at home, which will illustrate the meaning of insulation.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Using observation in investigations worksheet

Using observation in investigations

A worksheet showing the results of an experiment into plant growth with encouragement for children to carry out a similar experiment and think about the results.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Illustrate a plant's life cycle

Illustrate a plant's life cycle

Your child will learn all about the life cycle of a plant and what plants need to grow with this fun worksheet.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
Planning a healthy diet

Planning a healthy diet

A simple but effective worksheet that will introduce your child to the idea of a balanced diet.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist
What plants need to grow

What plants need to grow

An experiment that combines having fun with learning all about what plants need to grow.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.
What plants need to grow part 2

What plants need to grow part 2

Following on from part 1 of the experiment, this further develops your child's knowledge of healthy plant growth and encourages their skills of comparison and conclusion.
Login or Register to add to my wishlist

Subscribe now now to instantly download this content, plus gain access to 1000s of worksheets, learning packs and activities exclusively available to members.

Already a subscriber? Log in to view this content.