Beaconside C of E Primary School & Acorn Nursery

Learning to live, Learning to shine.

Beaconside C of E Primary School & Acorn Nursery

“Let your light so shine before others that they may see your good works” (Matthew 5:16)

Science ideas

This page will give you a mixture of websites, activities and experiments that you can do from your own home to allow you to enquire, investigate and explore in a world of awe and wonder. The experiments and investigations vary in degree of difficult. Some you may wish to complete on your own, some you may need to change to make easier or harder and some you may wish to complete as a family. Please note: these are suggested activities and resources. Please do not feel the need to purchase any resources. 

Will it float? Find the one that sinks.

Now try this: Place an orange in water. Does it float or sink? Then remove the peel. Then what happens? Why do you think this is? 

The following activities are from the RSPCA and are based on objectives from the national curriculum (Animals and their habitats)