Cookie By continuing to use our website you are agreeing to use our browser cookies; view our privacy policy for details.
Home » Science » Forces in Action
PinIt

Forces in Action

  • Category: Science
  • Lessons: 6
  • Year Group: 6
  • Key Stage: 2
Forces in Action Example

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 to teach this scheme of work, including detailed lesson plans, slides, activity ideas, differentiated worksheets and much more.


Complete Series

Forces in Action: The Complete Series

Forces in Action: The Complete Series

Includes all 6 lessons from the series
Price: £12.00

The complete 'Forces in Action' series includes the lessons: Gravity and Weight; Multiple Forces; Water Weight; Stretchy Bands; Air Resistance; and Acting Forcefully.

+ Add to Basket

Individual Lessons

Forces in Action: Gravity and Weight

Forces in Action: Gravity and Weight

Lesson #1
Price: £2.99

The first lesson in this series challenges your class to think about what weight is and to explore the concept of gravity. It also provides the chance for children to use force meters to measure the gravitational force on a variety of objects. This lesson contains a lesson plan, slides, activity ideas, differentiated worksheet and Question Cards.

+ Add to Basket
Forces in Action: Multiple Forces

Forces in Action: Multiple Forces

Lesson #2
Price: £2.99

This lesson introduces terms such as gravity, propulsion, friction, air resistance, water resistance, attraction and repulsion and gets your class to think about different forces that can act on an object at any one time as well as the direction these forces act in. This lesson contains a lesson plan, slides, activity ideas, differentiated worksheets and Example Cards.

+ Add to Basket
Forces in Action: Water Weight

Forces in Action: Water Weight

Lesson #3
Price: £2.99

What happens to the weight of objects when they are suspended in water? This lesson allows your class to explore this question and think about which forces are in action to make objects weigh less in water. This lesson contains a lesson plan, slides, activity ideas and differentiated worksheets.

+ Add to Basket
Forces in Action: Stretchy Bands

Forces in Action: Stretchy Bands

Lesson #4
Price: £2.99

This lesson gives your class the chance to plan, carry out and evaluate an experiment to see what happens to the length of an elastic band when objects of different weights are suspended from them. This lesson contains a lesson plan, slides, activity ideas, differentiated worksheets and Measurement Cards.

+ Add to Basket
Forces in Action: Air Resistance

Forces in Action: Air Resistance

Lesson #5
Price: £2.99

How do people who jump out of planes land safely back on solid ground? After posing this question, your class will investigate air resistance in a variety of ways and explore ways of slowing falling objects down using air resistance. This lesson contains a lesson plan, slides, activity ideas, differentiated worksheets and Spinner Templates.

+ Add to Basket
Forces in Action: Acting Forcefully

Forces in Action: Acting Forcefully

Lesson #6
Price: £2.99

The final lesson in this module gives your class the chance to consolidate their knowledge of forces through a variety of fun activities and challenges. This lesson contains a lesson plan, slides, activity ideas, a worksheet, Forces Facts templates and Challenge Cards.

+ Add to Basket

Sign In

  • Join Today! click here to create an account.
    Forgotten Password? click here to request a reminder.

Facebook
YouTube
Twitter