Are you looking for ready-to-use primary Science lesson plans? PlanBee is a hive of primary teaching resources to assist with KS1 and KS2 Science teaching. All our Science resources can be purchased on their own as a complete scheme of work or as individual lessons to complement your existing Science planning. With comprehensive lesson plans, differentiated worksheets, informative slides and a host of other Science resources, including ideas for practical and engaging experiments, PlanBee's Science lessons provide everything you need to bring Science to life in your classroom.
With modules across all the different aspects they need to understand, such as forces, living things, electricity, properties of materials, light and sound, your class will be taught the essential of knowledge, processes, methods and uses of Science through activities that will improve their skills across a wide range of areas.
This electrifying 'Changing Circuits' scheme of work for Year 6 consolidates your class's knowledge of circuits and how they work and then goes on to extend their knowledge through a variety of fun, practical and inforative activities, including looking at conventional circuit symbols and exploring how to change the brightness of a bulb or the speed of a motor within a circuit. These 'Changing Circuits'…More Information
Has your class ever wondered how sound is made and how it reaches our ears? This KS2 'Changing Sounds' scheme of work for Year 5 can help them to this find out, as well as giving them the opportunity to investigate how sounds are produced on different types of musical instruments and how these instruments can be used to create notes of different pitch and volume. With detailed lesson plans, informative …More Information
These Year 5 Science 'Changing State' lessons are a great way to teach your class about such processes as evaporation, condensation, melting and freezing, and gives them the perfect platform for exploring all these changing states in more detail. With opportunities for practical as well as written activities, these 'Changing State' lessons are the perfect way to reinforce knowledge of materials and their pr…More Information
This fun and practical 'Characteristics of Materials' scheme of work for Year 3 explores different groups of materials and why some materials are more suited for different purposes than others, giving your class plenty of opportunities to put their investigative skills to the test! With detailed lesson plans, informative slides, differetiated worksheets and a host of other resources, these KS2 'Character…More Information
This 'Circuits and Conductors' scheme of work for Year 4 gives your class a practical and hands-on way to learn about electricity and circuits, looking at how circuits work, the differences between mains and battery powered electricity, how to make a switch, which materials are conductors and which are insulators, with plenty of opportunities for investigations and experiments. With lesson plans, slides…More Information
Take a trip to outer space with these KS2 'Earth, Sun and Moon' science lessons for Year 5. Your class will become experts on the Earth, sun and moon, finding out facts like how big each one is, how far away from each other they are, how their relationship to each other creates night, day and different time zones, and so much more. With lesson plans, slides, activity ideas, differentiated worksheets and…More Information
This series of Science 'Forces in Action' lessons for KS2 present your class with the opportunity to expand on their knowledge of forces and investigate concepts such as gravity, friction, air resistance, water resistance and propulsion. Full of challenging activities and chances to plan, carry out and evaluate experiments, these six 'Forces in Action' lesson plans for Year 6 contain everything you need…More Information
These Year 4 'Friction' lesson plans are a great way to reinforce your class's knowledge of forces and friction and deliver all the key aspects of the topic in a fun and engaging way. Your class will recap what they have already learnt about forces and then go on to explore friction in a variety of forms, including air and water resistance, through experiments, investigations and other activities. These…More Information
'Gases Around Us' is a KS2 scheme of work for Year 5 that will teach your class all they need to know about the gases in our atmosphere through fun experiments and a variety of different activities. Your class will learn to identify different gases and their uses, explore the differences between solids, liquids and gases and identify their different properties, and much more. With lesson plans, slides, …More Information
This KS1 'Grouping and Changing Materials' scheme of work for Year 2 will get your class exploring a host of different materials and investigating how to group them according to various criteria, as well as finding out what happens to different materials when they are heated and cooled. In short, this Year 2 Science module provides the perfect basis for teaching your class about Grouping and Changing Materi…More Information