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St Bees Village Primary School

Headteacher: Mrs Emma Sharp

Science

Life Cycles

After each lesson I will add more links to help you with what we have covered.

Lesson 1 - Flowering plants

Here is the activity to dissect a flower and label it: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/9_10/life_cycles.shtml

Once you have dissected it, you can have a go at the quiz.

A site about botanical art: http://www.botanicalartandartists.com/permanent-collections-uk.html

General site about plants: http://www.dkfindout.com/uk/animals-and-nature/plants/

Studyjam - plants: http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/plants/flowers.htm

Lesson 2 - Flowering plants (cont.)

This week we were looking at pollination and fertilisation, here is a BBC bitesize clip to remind you:

https://www.bbc.com/education/clips/zfx76sg

Have a look at some of these videos to remind you of some methods of seed dispersal:

https://www.bbc.com/education/clips/znvfb9q

https://www.kidsdiscover.com/parentresources/seed-dispersal/

http://theseedsite.co.uk/dispersal.html

Unfortunately my favourite animation is no longer available on the internet, but I am keeping looking to see if someone else has a good animation, so keep checking back!

Lesson 4 - Birds

Click on this link to see the structure of an egg: http://www.vtaide.com/png/egg.htm

To see how a chick develops, click here: http://chickscope.beckman.uiuc.edu/explore/embryology/