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7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

Save yourself planning time by using one of our innovative science lesson plans this term

  • 7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

1. Cereal offenders

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

Teach your pupils about nutrition by carrying out a thorough scientific examination of the breakfast cereals they eat each morning. Are some less healthy than others, and if so, why?

2. Digesting the body

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

There’s not a health and safety form in the land that covers human dissection in the classroom, so when it comes to investigating our biology, the children will have to get creative. Download our KS2 lesson plan here.

3. Remains of the day

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

Introduce your KS2 class to palaeontology. Using peas to represent various fossils, discuss what is and is not a fossil, then make some amber fossils of your own, with raisins in place of insects. Download the lesson plan here.

4. Desert island dishes

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

This KS1 lesson plan invites you to join Cap’n Flapjack and the crew of the good ship ‘Scurvy Sue’ to set sail across the seas for a spot of shipwreck survival science.

5. Set in stone

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

With a curriculum geared towards learning from nature, this KS2 lesson plan offers a lifeline to schools situated in the concrete jungle.

6. Grow your own

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

With the Key Stage 1 science curriculum overflowing with plants, is it possible to do anything new? Take a look at this abundance of natural wonders.

7. Explore your senses

7 Spectacular Science Lesson Plans For KS1/2

This KS1 lesson plan invites the two ‘ugly sisters’ of the sensory pantomime – taste and smell – to the science ball.

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