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Science: A STEM Approach – 3rd Class Online Resources

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Living Things I Energy and Forces I Materials I Earth and the Environment
 
Unit Lesson Page Link Description
Living Things 1 4

bobstaake.com—Mary had a Little Lamp 

Living Things 1 4

Online T-chart

Living Things 1 4

Is It Alive - Video - Replacement TBC

Living Things 1 4

YouTube video—Miniscule – Picnic

Living Things 3 14

Video about living things - Replacement TBC

Living Things 3 14

classtools.net—Venn diagram creator

Living Things 4 20

YouTube video—Onward: Hawaii Botanist Races to Save Rare Plants | National Geographic (QR code)

Living Things 4 20

YouTube video—The biggest flower in the world – Botanist gets up close with Rafflesia! (QR code)

Living Things 4 20

Colour printout of leaves on pdf - Replacement TBC

Living Things 5 24

Sheppard Software's Kid's Corner – Animals—Animal classification (Research QR code page 31)

Living Things 5 24

YouTube video—Smithsonians's National Zoo: We Save Species (QR code page 26)

Living Things 5 24

YouTube video—Wildlife Biologist – Career Spotlight (QR code page 26)

Living Things 5 24

Sheppard Software's Kid's Corner – Animals (Vertebrate features)

Living Things 5 25

Interactive game - Reinforce animal classifications - Replacement TBC

Living Things 5 25

Interactive game- Reinforce identifying feature of animal - Replacement TBC

Living Things Project 36

Build online habitats using this game - Replacement TBC

Living Things Project 36

Animal classes game - Replacement TBC

Living Things Project 36

Video can be linked to the photograph using HP Reveal - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 1 46

YouTube video—Heat Wave

Energy and Forces 1 46

Online KWL creator - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 1 46

YouTube video—Measuring Temperature – Eureka Episode 20

Energy and Forces 1 46

Definition of heat and temperature - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 2 50

YouTube video—Moving Water Molecules

Energy and Forces 2 50

YouTube video—Heat Energy Song (QR code page 52)

Energy and Forces 3 54

mathsisfun.com—The Interactive Thermometer

Energy and Forces 5 65

Website images - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 5 65

Wonderopolis—What Does a Conductor Do? (Heat transfer, conductors and insulators)

Energy and Forces 5 66

YouTube video—What Material Conducts Heat Best Science Experiment

Energy and Forces 6 72

Conduct online experiment - Page 75 - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 6 72

Digital insulator experiment for early finishers - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 6 72

Wonderopolis—What Does a Conductor Do? (Heat transfer, conductors and insulators)

Materials 1 91

creately—Y chart

Materials 2 95

YouTube video—FROZEN | "In Summer" – Sing-a-long with Olaf | Official Disney UK

Materials 3 99

YouTube video—Cheesy Pizza Bites | After School Snacks | Full-Time Kid | PBS Parents

Materials 3 99

BBC science game - Replacement TBC

Materials 4 103

Online T-chart - Replacement TBC

Materials 4 103

YouTube video—Easy Homemade Ice Cream | Full-Time Kid | PBS Parents

Materials 4 103

YouTube video—Ice Pan – Ice Cream made on Phuket streets in Thailand (Ice Cream Rolls)

Materials 5 107

BBC Bitesize—What are irreversible changes? 

Materials 6 112

YouTube video—The story of Aluminium Recycling

Materials Project 119

Design a crossword using Puzzlemaker - Replacement TBC

Materials Project 119

ABCYa—Crossword Puzzle Creator

Materials Project 119

instructables.com—Make a Recycled Paper Bead Bracelet!

Materials Project 121

FullTimeKid YouTube channel—Children's cooking videos

Materials Project 121

Online shopping sites – tesco.ie – Obtain cost of ingredients

Materials Project 121

Online shopping sites – aldi.ie – Obtain cost of ingredients

Materials Project 121 Online shopping sites - Obtain cost of ingredients - Replacement TBC
Materials Project 121

StoryboardThat—Storyboard creator

Materials Project 121

pixton—Online storyboard creator 

Earth and the Environment

1 133

YouTube video—Toy Story 3 Bonus Feature Preview 'Day & Night' animation

Earth and the Environment 2 136

View Light and Shadows - Video and game - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 3 142

YouTube video—Sunrise to Sunset Time Lapse! [1080p]

Earth and the Environment 3 142

DK findout!—Day to Night video (QR code page 144)

Earth and the Environment 3 142

Museums Victoria Day and Night video - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 3 142

Animation and quiz - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 4 146

year3scienceric—Sun and Moon

Earth and the Environment 4 146

More details on solar system - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 4 146

PBS.org—Tour the Solar System 

Earth and the Environment 4 147

NASA Science—Solar System Exploration (for research)

Earth and the Environment 4 147

NASA Science Space Place—How Far Away Is the Moon? (for research)

Earth and the Environment 4 147

year3scienceric—Actual sizes of the sun, moon and Earth

Earth and the Environment

5 151

YouTube video—Earth's Rotation & Revolution: Crash Course Kids 8.1

Earth and the Environment 5 151

PBS.org—Tour the Solar System

Earth and the Environment 5 151

Moon animation - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 5 151

Earth, moon, and sun orbits animation - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 6 155

images.nasa.gov—Earth Moon

Earth and the Environment 6 155

Moon animation - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 6 155

The different fractions we see are the moon phases - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment Project 166

Listen to podcasts made from pupils in UK schools - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment Project 166 Listen to podcasts made from pupils in UK schools - Replacement TBC
Earth and the Environment Project 166 St Mark's Primary School—Podcasts
Earth and the Environment Project 166

Explore radio scripts - Look at the PDF scripts - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment Project 166

slideshare—FM Radio Program Script ** 

Earth and the Environment Project 166

How to create a podcast - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment Project 166

PodBean—Podcast creator

Earth and the Environment Project 166

podomatic—Podcast creator

Earth and the Environment Project 166

buzzsprout—Podcast hosting