Year 3 Science Links
DK Find Out - Magnets
This site has information about the poles of a magnet, electromagnets and how magnets can be used.
Q-files - Magnetism
This online encyclopedia has information about magnetism including the Earth's magnetic field and magnetic poles.
A bit of fun! Change the magnet between poles to speed the mouse up or slow it down to collect cheese.
Q-files - Rocks
This online encyclopedia has information about type of rocks, minerals and the rock cycle.
The Rock Cycle
Find out how rocks can be changed using this interactive diagram.
Q-files - Fossils
Find out about how fossils are formed or look at the fossils A-Z guide.
DK Find Out - Fossils
This site has lots of good information about fossils including different types of fossils.
This animation shows the process of a crocodile being turned into a fossil.
DK Find Out - Plants
This site has lots of information about plants including types of plants, how a plant makes food and parts of a flower.
Q-files - Plants
This online encyclopedia has information about types of plants, trees and an A-Z guide.
Q-files - Light
This online encyclopedia has information about light including an A-Z guide.