Energy and Forces

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Energy and forces

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Resources Lesson Ideas Lesson Ideas

Infant classes

Heat

Sound

Light

Electricity and magnetism

Forces

Third and fourth class lesson ideas

Heat

Sound

Light

Electricity and magnetism

Forces

First and second class

Heat

Sound

Light

Electricity and magnetism

Forces

Fifth and sixth class lesson ideas

Heat

Sound

Light

Electricity and magnetism

Force

Curriculum exemplars  

Light

Infant and junior classes

Exemplar 22: Light and shadows

Sound

Middle and senior classes

Exemplar 23: Sound

Exemplar 24: Sound insulators

Magnetism and Electricity Magnetism and Electricity

Infant and junior classes

Exemplar 25: Static electricity

Exemplar 29: Magnetism

Middle and senior classes

Exemplar 26: Making a circuit

Exemplar 27: Conductors and insulators

Exemplar 28: Electromagnetism

Forces  

Infant and junior classes

Middle and senior classes

Exemplar 32: Friction

Exemplar 33: A unit of work on machines, wheels, gears, chains and belts

Exemplars for each strand unit are available on the NCCA website www.ncca.ie
Useful resources for energy and forces  

Sound: InTouch article

Floating and sinking: InTouch article