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For an overview of Third and Fourth Class donwload the entire booklet here. Children will learn about the sun as a source of energy, weather, climate change, insulation and energy in the home.
Read the Teacher Guidelines and see the links to the Primary Science Curriculum.
Introduction to Energy
IWB1 Our environment
IWB2 What does a plant need to grow?
IWB3 Energy transfer in the environment
PPt1 Our environment
PPt2 What does a plant need to grow?
PPt3 Energy transfer in the environment
PCM 1-9 Food chains and food webs: pictures of animals and plants
Energy in our Lives
IWB4 Do plants need sunlight to grow?
IWB5 Different kinds of greenhouses
PPt4 Do plants need sunlight to grow?
PPt5 Different kinds of greenhouses
PCM10 Planning your investigation
PCM11 Recording your investigation
Weather and Climate Change
IWB6 Rain gauges
IWB7 Cloud cover
IWB8 Temperature in Ireland
PPt6 Rain gauges
PPt7 Cloud cover
PPt8 Temperature in Ireland
IWB9 Clothes for different environments
IWB10 Guzzler has a problem keeping his hot chocolate hot
IWB11 Guzzler has a problem keeing his drink cold
PPt9 Clothes for different environments
PPt10 Guzzler has a problem keeping his hot chocolate hot
PPt11 Guzzler has a problem keeping his drink cold
IWB12 Guzzler's house
PPt12 Guzzler's house
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