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Science


How an Electric Torch Works

Electricity and Circuits

This video explores how an electric torch works and its different components including the bulb, electric cells, switch, and outer body. Students will learn that when switched on, a metal strip moves beneath the switch and the bulb glows, giving...Show More

Poles of a Magnet

In this video, students will learn about the two poles found in all magnets. They will discover these poles are the regions of strongest magnetism, unlike poles attract and like poles repel each other, and how a freely-suspended magnet always...Show More
Come to Your Senses

Come to Your Senses

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about the five senses and gain appreciation for the ways in which they enrich life. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across key...Show More
Summer Sunday

Summer Sunday

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about nature appreciation and the ways in which to care for natural environments. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across key...Show More
The 4 R's: Refuse, Reduce, Re-Use, Recycle

The 4 R's: Refuse, Reduce, Re-Use, Recycle

Miniclips

Our world is one incredible place! It’s filled with plants, animals and resources that allow us to enjoy our lives. That’s why it’s so important we look after our planet – because without them, life would be would very different! This...Show More
Four Seasons

Four Seasons

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn to understand and appreciate the beauty and diversity of nature across the seasons. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across key...Show More
Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about functions of various human body systems such as the respiratory system, circulatory system, digestive system, skeletal system, and nervous system. Students will also learn about the need to make healthy...Show More
Living Things

Living Things

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about a variety of living things, including their different adaptations, body coverings, sounds, defence mechanisms, life cycles, and more. This song will help students to understand the fundamental differences...Show More
Keep It Clean!

Keep It Clean!

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn as this environmental rap song highlights responsibility for protecting our planet, and provides students with simple, practical suggestions for caring for the environment such as the reuse, reduce, recycle approach....Show More
Where Does It Come From?

Where Does It Come From?

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about the origins of certain basic foods, prior to being sold in shops. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across key subject areas.
Measuring Temperature

Measuring Temperature

Miniclips

You might know if something is hot or cold – but do you know how to measure the actual temperature? What does “temperature” even mean? This Miniclip introduces degrees Celsius as the metric unit of temperature, and shows students how to...Show More
Phases of the Moon

Phases of the Moon

Miniclips

The Moon. We see it almost every night in the sky – but how much do we know about it? And why does it constantly change appearance? This incredible Miniclip animates all the phases of the Moon, including waxing, waning, full Moon, and new Moon,...Show More
Diving into the Water Cycle

Diving into the Water Cycle

Miniclips

The water that we drink today is the same water that the dinosaurs swam in and that people of ancient civilisations drank – and it’s all because of the wonderful water cycle! This Miniclip illustrates the stages involved in the water cycle,...Show More

Animals in Africa

Warning: This programme features footage of animals eating prey. Please watch at your own discretion. In this programme, we learn where Africa is located and what kinds of animals live there. We take a closer look at many different kinds of...Show More
Light and Shadows

Light and Shadows

Miniclips

Have your students ever wondered why they can create shadows on a sunny day but not when it's cloudy? Or why they can see through windows but not walls? What does light have to do with all of this anyway!? This animated Miniclip examines the...Show More
Classifying Animals: Invertebrates

Classifying Animals: Invertebrates

Miniclips

Introduce your students to the scientific classification of the animal kingdom through vertebrates and invertebrates! This Miniclip provides a short overview of both animal groups, then delves into the dynamic world of invertebrates, including...Show More
Butterflies: Caterpillars in Disguise

Butterflies: Caterpillars in Disguise

Miniclips

It’s almost unbelievable that a caterpillar is actually the same animal as a butterfly – but it’s true! Amaze your students with the captivating stages in the life cycle of a butterfly with this Miniclip. With a blend of animation and real...Show More
Classifying Animals: Vertebrates

Classifying Animals: Vertebrates

Miniclips

Introduce your students to scientific classification of the animal kingdom through vertebrates and invertebrates! This Miniclip provides a short overview of both animal groups, then delves into the dynamic world of vertebrates, including fish,...Show More
Movements of the Earth

Movements of the Earth

Miniclips

We all know that there is day and night – but what causes it? And what about the seasons? Learn about the movements of Earth around the Sun in this brilliantly animated Miniclip! Students will learn about Earth’s axis of rotation, its orbit...Show More
A Time-Lapse of the Night Sky

A Time-Lapse of the Night Sky

A beautiful time-lapse montage of the night sky, featuring the Milky Way. This clip can be used to show the movement of Earth and the transition from night to day.
Air and Its Uses

Air and Its Uses

Miniclips

We breathe it every second of our lives – but besides that, what purpose does air serve? Discover how air is a gas in this Miniclip, and the variety of purposes it serves for both humans and animals. It also looks at the use of wind as a...Show More
Feathered Friends: Learning about Birds

Feathered Friends: Learning about Birds

Miniclips

You see them soaring in the sky, and you hear them chirping in the trees – but what are they? They’re birds! This Miniclip looks at the common features of birds, including feathers, beaks, feet, and wings, and the nests they live in....Show More
Discovering Rocks and Soil

Discovering Rocks and Soil

Miniclips

What is soil? How is it formed? And what do rocks have to do with it? Natural processes change the Earth’s surface, including rocks and soil! This Miniclip explains the processes that rocks undergo and links them to the creation of soil. It...Show More
Plant Structures and Functions

Plant Structures and Functions

Miniclips

We’re surrounded by plants every single day – but do your students understand their structure or role in our everyday lives? This Miniclip covers the common features of plants such as the root, stem, leaves, and flowers, as well as the role...Show More
States of Water: Ready, Set, Flow!

States of Water: Ready, Set, Flow!

Miniclips

Solids, liquids and gases. These three states of matter surround us every single day. But how does matter change from one state to another? This Miniclip examines the states of matter by looking at water – the only substance that occurs...Show More