Planning an Experiment

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Launch resources

Introductory animation

Animation that introduces the various work that scientists do and defines the key concepts involved in planning an experiment (3:38).

Animation

Planning an Experiment video

Video in which a presenter looks at the key concepts involved in planning an experiment focusing on plants and growing a sunflower (4.49).

Video

My Experiment Plan activity sheet (easier)

Pupils write a plan for a new experiment of their own.

Worksheet

My Experiment Plan activity sheet (harder)

Pupils write a plan for a new experiment of their own.

Worksheet

My Plant Experiment activity sheet (easier)

Pupils cut out and sort four steps of a plant growing experiment to stick into a workbook.

Worksheet

My Plant Experiment activity sheet (harder)

Pupils cut out and sort six steps of a plant growing experiment to stick into a workbook.

Worksheet