May the Force be with you

The Central Idea for your unit on How the World Works is:

Forces are all around us and have an impact on people and objects.

Later you will be conducting a fair test to explore some ideas you have about forces, but to get more of an overview of the main concepts, check out the websites below. Remember to log in using our school username and password.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/7_8/magnets_springs.shtml

BBC – Schools Science Clips – Magnets and springs via kwout

On BrainPOP, have a look at:

  • Levers
  • Pulleys
  • Wheel & Axle
  • Inclined Plane
  • Building basics
  • Forces
http://www.brainpop.com/

BrainPOP – Animated Educational Site for Kids – Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology via kwout

On Gridclub, go to Site map -> Science -> Grid City Action -> Nobody Nose in Towering Appetites