Age Range: 4-7
Format: Pdf files
Authors: Kate Blacklock, Debbie Eccles & Anne Goldsworthy, with Tanya Shields
A pack full of games for learning science enquiry skills.
We all know how important it is to teach children the skills of science enquiry. This pack gives you great ideas for teaching young children scientific skills through games and other stimulating activities.
From asking questions to measuring with non-standard units, this resource offers a variety of novel and exciting games to play with your class. There are eight different games on offer, each one created to help children learn a different science skill.
Concise teacher’s notes are included for each game. They tell you:
- What it is
- Why it is important
- How to use the game
- About the resources needed to play the game
- Some further activities to extend the ideas
This pack will be extremely useful for anyone who wants to teach science skills effectively whilst keeping their class actively engaged in enjoyable activities.