There are a huge number of excellent websites which help you to develop your understanding of science. Many include fun games and interactive activities whist others contain video clips. Take a look and have fun exploring the wonderful world of science.

 

This website links to a range of websites suitable for children aged 4-11. They include video clips, educational games and much, much more. Why not give some of them a go?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/science.shtml

 

Click on the link below and then choose science from the drop down menu (KS2 for ages 8-11 and KS1 for ages 5-7). There are fun educational games and interactive activities across a large range of the science topics covered.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/

 

If you enjoy watching video clips then the following website is the one for you:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z2pfb9q

 

Take a look at the following website for interactive science lessons. It is great for revising Energy and Forces as well as Living Things and Materials.

http://inteleducationresources.intel.co.uk/primary_science.aspx

 

The National Geographic Kids website is a must for anyone who loves science and nature – it provides a wealth of knowledge suitable for any age group.

http://ngkids.co.uk/science-and-nature

 

The following websites are more useful for children in years 7 & 8 or those in year 6 who would like to take their understanding further.

 

This is an excellent website using interactive simulations to explore and enhance learning, including measuring the current across different circuits.

http://phet.colorado.edu/

 

A must see for our senior pupils revising for Common Entrance.

http://www.thesciencesite.co.uk/

 

These BBC websites are invaluable in enhancing understanding for our senior pupils. KS3 is designed for children in Year 7 & 8, however you may need to look at the higher level, up to GCSE, if you are studying science at Level 2 or scholarship level:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/levels/z4kw2hv

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zrkw2hv

  

Here is another useful website for Level 2 Common Entrance or scholarship level science

http://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse

 

Explore science in a range of interactive lessons to help you understand what has been covered in class: 

http://inteleducationresources.intel.co.uk/keystage3.aspx?id=80  

You may also wish to visit the KS4 site (GCSE):

http://inteleducationresources.intel.co.uk/keystage4.aspx?id=314