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Science: A STEM Approach – Infants 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

Image—Basic Needs of All Living Things

Living Things 1 4

YouTube song—Living and Non-living Things

Living Things 1 4

Victorian State Government Website—Living Things

Living Things 2 8

Game—Plants and Animals - Activity TBC

Living Things 2 8

YouTube Video—Needs vs Wants

Living Things 2 8

Learning Theories Website—Maslow's Hierachy of Needs

Living Things 3 12

YouTube Video—Animal Needs

Living Things 3 12

YouTube Song—The Needs of an Animal

Living Things 4 16

YouTube Song—The Needs of a Plant

Living Things 4 16

YouTube Video—How a Seed Grows

Living Things 5 20

Interactive activity - Growing plants - Replacement TBC

Living Things 6 22

Cats Protection Website—Happy Cats Game - Activity TBC

Living Things 6 22

YouTube Video—What Do Pets Need?

Living Things Project 29

StoryJumper—Book Creator

Living Things Project 29

Homeschool Creations Website—Making a Worm Jar At Home

Living Things Project 31

YouTube Video—Rio – Official Trailer 

Energy and Forces 1 40

MindMup—Online mind mapping tool

Energy and Forces 1 40

Online video - How animals move - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 1 40

Interactive game-  Grouping animals - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 1 40

YouTube Video—Watch These Baby Animals move

Energy and Forces 2 44

YouTube Video—Force and Motion

Energy and Forces 3 48

Video - Changing the surface an object moves on - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 3 48

wikiHow—How To Make a Fingerboard Ramp Out of a Cardboard Cereal Box

Energy and Forces 4 52

Video - Snow daze - Replacement TBC

Energy and Forces 5 56

YouTube Video—Animation Basics – Bouncing Ball

Energy and Forces Project 63

YouTube Video—Incline Plane – Sid the Science Kid

Energy and Forces Project 63

Image—Example of a Marble Maze

Energy and Forces Project 65

YouTube Video—Cardboard Race Track!

Materials 2 78

Interactive activity - Grouping materials - Replacement TBC

Materials 4 84

Image—Which of These Things Are Made of Fabric?

Materials 5 88

Image - The Three Little Pigs - Replacement TBC

Materials 5 88

YouTube Video—Houses Around the World

Materials 5 88

Information about houses made from different materials - Replacement TBC

Materials 5 88

Comparison image of houses made from different material - Replacement TBC

Materials 6 92

Interactive Activity - Weather Wheel - Replacement TBC

Materials 6 93

YouTube Video—Properties of Fabrics – The Cross-Country Run

Materials Project 99

YouTube Video—Learn About Sailboats for Children

Materials Project 99

 Game to test if materials are bendy or waterproof - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 1 110

YouTube Song—Check Out the Weather!

Earth and the Environment 1 110

YouTube Video—Types of Weather

Earth and the Environment

2 114

 Game -Thing 1 and Thing 2's Weather Transformer - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 2 114

YouTube Video—Sesame Street – Weather 

Earth and the Environment

3 118

Interactive game - Seasons - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment

3 118

YouTube Video—Seasons, Weather and Clothes

Earth and the Environment 4 122

YouTube Video—Autumn/Fall Video For Kids and Toddlers: Reading

Earth and the Environment 4 122

YouTube Video—Videos for Kids & Toddlers: Summer Season

Earth and the Environment 4 122

YouTube Video—Springtime Reading Video for Kids & Toddlers

Earth and the Environment 4 122 YouTube Video—Winter Video for Kids and Toddlers: Learn to Read
Earth and the Environment 5 126

Interactive game - Sticks and the seasons - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 5 126

YouTube Video—Hibernation | The Dr. Binocs Show

Earth and the Environment 5 126

Video - What is migration - Replacement TBC

Earth and the Environment 6 130

YouTube Video—Learn about festivals || Kids learning videos

Earth and the Environment Project 137

YouTube video—Build Your Own Weather Station Part 1 – A Rain Gauge

Earth and the Environment Project 137

YouTube Video—How To Make a Bottle Thermometer | Full-time Kid | PBS Parents

Earth and the Environment Project 137

YouTube Video—DIY Pinwheel Easy Kids Science

Earth and the Environment Project 139

YouTube Video—Peppa Pig Pen Pal