all Science worksheets
When a moving surface slides on a stationary surface it rubs against it, which slows it down. This is due to friction, a force which resists the movement of one object sliding past another. Understand more about friction with a fantastic practical project: make your own balloon hovercraft!
The letters in these boxes have been mixed up. Can you unjumble them to find the name of an animal?
Beans, gingerbread men, ice, washing-up bottles and cocoa powder – that's all you need to demonstrate key KS1 and KS2 science concepts to your child at the kitchen table. Packed with simple experiments, fun games (Muffled Chinese Whispers, anyone?) and parent-friendly science explanations, our Experiments and science fun for KS1 and KS2 learning pack is all you need to make primary science come to life for your child.
Draw a picture of a family member then label it and add some words to describe them around the picture.
Cut out these dragon, fairy and owl shadow puppets to use in storytelling, while also learning about the properties of light and dark when a light source is blocked by an object.
In this entertaining activity your child will learn all about sounds.
An experiment that combines having fun with learning all about what plants need to grow.
This worksheet encourages your child to think about and draw the journey they take to school with sense of 'aerial perspective'.
A cutting out and sorting activity to help your child understand the difference between plants and animals.
An opportunity for your child to design their own investigation to find out which materials float.
Worksheet encouraging children to think about the properties of different rocks.
A worksheet encouraging your child to design their own area that will encourage wildlife.
Worksheet prompting your child to design a poster letting people know about the beneficial effects of friction.
A worksheet describing a prediction regarding changing state with questions for children to think about, using their investigative skills.
A hypothesis about the game noughts and crosses which prompts children to find their own method to prove or disprove the initial statement.
This worksheet asks questions to help prompt your child to distinguish between mass and weight. There are also some questions on equipment and units used to measure the mass and weight of objects.
A fabulous game to encourage discussion and develop your child's reasoning skills whilst learning more about sounds.
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.
This activity demonstrates the process of freezing to children. It is a very clear introduction to the concept of liquids and solids.