Primary Science Resources
Free resources to bring new ideas to the science classroom
Online and downloadable units aimed at upskilling teachers and sharing with colleagues.
Developed as a result of Trust funded research, curriculum materials are designed to aid, instruct and help to bring new ideas to the science classroom.
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This booklet is designed to be used alongside a set of 12 wooden models - commissioned by the Primary Science Teaching Trust, with the intention of creating a…
This unit introduces science clubs and the benefits of running a science club.
This unit has been written by Dr Lynne Bianchi (Senior Research Fellow) and Penny Thompson (Senior Lecturer) at Centre for Science Education, Sheffield Hallam…
Explores how science fits into the early learning goals and what it is like to teach science to a foundation class.
The Science~Physical approach – exploring scientific concepts through the creative arts (in this instance movement and dance) – is closely based on a…
The Thinking Frames Approach
There are 5 key sections to the Thinking Frames Approach; Setting the Question, Brainwave, See, Think/Sequence, Paragraph.
Beyond The Classroom
This CPD unit explores how the outdoor classroom can be successfully planned to motivate learners in science whilst highlighting opportunities to bridge into…
York STAY Project
This unit is based on the AstraZeneca Science Teaching Trust research and development programme at the University of York and provides you with a range of…
Top Marks is a highly innovative Continuous Professional Development project funded by the Primary Science Teaching Trust.