Tag Archives: Oaka Books

Starting Year 5 resource ideas

My son would be starting his year 5 academic year if he attended school so I thought I would give a summary of the different resources that I am planning on using with him this year (as always I will … Continue reading

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KS3 Forces

We have been doing quite a bit of Physics over the summer, we got into a nice routine with it. My daughter would go through the concepts with her dad, he would do the explaining part and look for clips … Continue reading

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Biology Pairs Game.

I mentioned last week that I have started collecting resources that we plan on using with our daughter in her year 8 academic year. And although I am still gathering together all my science items there is one resource which … Continue reading

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Cells

We started looking at cells earlier this year and the kids created a visual representation of an animal cell and a plant cell using kitchen items like a plastic container, frozen peas and frozen corn. It was a great activity. … Continue reading

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Plate Tectonics

We have been watching the documentary series – How the Earth was made – it is fascinating and often talks about Plate Tectonics and how the different plate boundaries acted to create different land forms. So I thought it was … Continue reading

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