Investigative skills worksheets
Did you know you can make a boat out of kitchen foil? This activity is a challenge to see who can make a foil boat that will stay floating and hold the most pennies. Let's make a splash!
Can you spot the patterns on these winter scarves? Colour the scarves to complete the patterns.
Can you make fireworks using food colouring and milk? Let's find out in this fun science experiments for Nursery children.
Let's make some noise! Follow these instructions to make your own scarecrow shaker. This is a great activity for Nursery children, that will improve their co-ordination skills and keep them occupied for hours.
The world is full of foods with different flavours. What is your favourite food? Is it sweet, salty, spicy or sour? Today you are going to explore some new and different flavours.
Do you take care of your teeth? Here is an activity to see how important it is to brush your teeth properly.
We all know that washing your hands is very important as it helps keep bugs and germs away, but have you ever wondered why we need to use soap? Today you are going to carry out an experiment that will show you why it is so important to use soap when you
wash your hands.
wash your hands.
Aimee is deciding what to wear. She cannot figure out how to dress for all the different seasons. Can you help her choose what to wear to keep warm in the winter and cool and protected in the summer?
A Year 5 science investigation into shadows and what they can tell us about the position of the Sun in the sky.
Gases are all around us, but they can be hard to spot! Help your child work through this investigation into the gases we can see and what they're used for.
A practical investigation into pitch and how sounds change in different conditions.
Let’s find out which eye colour is the most common amongst your family and friends! You can record your results on this pictogram.
Can you move this fish across the carpet without touching it? Let's have a race...
Fill a glass or some empty glass bottles with water halfway to the top. Now tap the side of the glass with a teaspoon. Can you describe the sound that you hear?
Let's explore how air moves by playing a fun game!
It’s easy to make your very own grass head. You can keep your head on the window sill, and you’ll be amazed at how fast it grows!
There are patterns all around us. Take a large piece of white paper and a crayon and see if you can capture some!
Here's a tasty science experiment for you, investigating solids and liquids!
Try this experiment and discover if spreading seeds out helps them to grow better than keeping them all in one place.