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Search Area: ages 5-7,Forces and motion,Forces and movement


Page: KS13.2

Site Name: Rapunzel: invesigating friction

URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/an-investigation-of-friction/2451.html

Pupil Description: A fun animated version of the fairytale, introducing an investigation into friction. Would make a good stimulus for a ramp investigation.

Teacher Description: Watch this animation to find out more about forces.

Resource Type: Teacher top 5, Watch

Audience: Pupil, Teacher

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Page: KS13.2

Site Name: Ramp experiment

URL: http://www.iboard.co.uk/activity/Ramp-Experiment-56

Pupil Description: TES whiteboard activity that could be used as follow up to Rapunzel clip. A virtual version of the classic car on a ramp, friction vs. gravity, experiment. Choose either ramp angle or surface as the variable. Now run a series of tests, graphing the results.

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Resource Type: Teacher top 5

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Page: KS13.2

Site Name: Identifying forces

URL: http://resources.hwb.wales.gov.uk/VTC/identify_forces/eng/Introduction/act1.swf

Pupil Description: This activity asks the pupils to identify the forces used to move an object. Several examples are given where the force (push, pull or twist) needs to be identified, eg to push a door open. The pupils are then asked to sort a collection of toys into those which are used by pulling or pushing.

Teacher Description: Click on part 1 and 2 to show what you know about pushes and pulls

Resource Type: Teacher top 5, Pupil top 5

Audience: Pupil, Teacher

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Page: KS13.2

Site Name: Teachers' TV

URL: https://www.tes.co.uk/teaching-resource/Teachers-TV-KS1--KS2--Science--Forces-6044061

Pupil Description: Four primary teachers present their Great Lesson Ideas for teaching forces and motion in science.

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Resource Type: Teacher top 5

Audience: Teacher

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