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Lesson Four – Dissolving

This science teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to conduct and record results from a test to identify if different substances can dissolve in water. The children can explain how to control variables in a fair test to record what happens when dissolving solids in water.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to conduct and record results from a test to identify if different substances can dissolve in water

Learning Objectives

Know that some materials will dissolve in liquid to form a solution. Planning different types of scientific enquiries to answer questions, including recognising and controlling variables where necessary.

Learning Outcomes

I can identify materials that will dissolve in water to make a solution. I can control variables in an investigation when performing a fair test.

Dissolving

Teaching sequence to help the children conduct and record results from a test to identify if different substances can dissolve in water

Solids

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe some of the different solids that can dissolve in water

Science Planning Snake

Activity to help the children conduct and record results from a test to identify if different substances can dissolve in water

Dissolving Solids

Template to help the children predict and record whether a range of different solids can dissolve in water

Dissolving

Interactive activity to help the children conduct and record results from a test to identify if different substances can dissolve in water

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to conduct and record results from a test to identify if different substances can dissolve in water

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