Light and Sound is a National Curriculum Science topic and there are a fair amount of resources offered to both teachers and learners in support this topic on-line; here are a number of Light and Sound links that primary school teachers may find very useful.
Primary Resources – This site has lots of teacher made resources for light and sound – look especially at the light teaching pack at the bottom of the page!
Topic Box – Has a whole collection of Light and Sound resources available.
The Royal Institution – Provides a Jumping Candle Flame set of experiments.
EverySchool – Offers the opportunity to make a Pringles Pin Hole Camera! There are also a whole range of interactive resources on this page about the science of light and, in addition, they offer a whole set of experiments related to light!
TES – Provide a whole unit of work on Light and Sound .
EdPlace – Offers the following set of worksheets that are related to sound:
- How are Sounds Made?
- How Do You Play This Instrument?
- How We Hear Sound
- Insulating Sound
- Investigating Sound Insulators
- Making Sounds
- Making Sounds With Instruments
- Sounds and Keeping Safe
- Sounds and Vibrations
- Travelling Sounds
SchoolsWorldTV- Primary Science – Offers a set of five videos related to sound and hearing.
Planet Science – Provides the opportunity to ‘Make a sound sandwich!’
Twinkl – Offers a range of Light and Sound downloadable worksheets.