Primary EYFS, KS1 & KS2 Science Schemes of Work and Lesson Planning
Empiribox @ Home & Empiribox Select
Empiribox @ Home is a digital science resource for primary schools. Covering all national curriculum objectives, the 132 lessons for both KS1 and KS2 are made up of:
Interactive video lessons
Scaffolded practical investigations using items easily found in the home or at school
Accompanying pupil worksheets
Interactive quizzes to show understanding
Empiribox Select is a complementary science resource for teachers looking to complete a deep dive into selected topics. Each lesson box is made up of:
All the equipment needed to complete the practical lesson
Structured lesson plan
Whole class teaching file
Teacher video tutorial
Empiribox @ Home – KS1, KS2 | Empiribox Select – KS2
Empiribox @ Home is a digital service with lessons delivered direct to pupils by a science teacher. They are structured to facilitate pauses for children to complete the knowledge and skills based investigations and include starter activities, investigations, scientific skill focus, scientific explanation, challenge activities and quizzes. They can be replicated by teachers in the classroom as exemplar lessons if preferred.
Empiribox Select offers teachers a pick and mix choice of lesson boxes filled with the necessary equipment to complete each lesson on a termly lease. The lesson documentation provide starter activities, investigations, scientific skill focus, scientific explanation, challenge activities, plenaries and quizzes
Support is available for teachers in the form of a dedicated email and phone number. Schools can use the details below to seek advice on products, pedagogy and classroom management of practical science. In-school and online training is also available at an additional cost.
Empiribox can transform the way science is taught in primary schools.
“Empiribox gave me the confidence to teach science. Every lesson plan includes an overview of what’s needed. Everything is simplified. It’s easy. When your fully understand what you are teaching it’s so much better!”
Here is a link to a number to case studies completed by some of our subscriber schools.
Empiribox @ Home - £2 per pupil per year
Empiribox Select – from £100 per box
Tel: 01865 670 067
PlanBee Whole School Science Curriculum
PlanBee has developed a fully-prepared and ready-to-teach Science curriculum, covering all the National Curriculum objectives from Year 1 to Year 6.
Each scheme of work comes with between 5 and 7 lessons, perfect for a half term of teaching. Each lesson within the scheme comes with an easy-to-follow lesson plan, a slideshow for the teaching input, differentiated activities and a range of printable resources, meaning lessons are ready to teach, or adapt for the needs of your children.
PlanBee’s Science Curriculum provides schools with a practical and comprehensive curriculum that engages students and relieves the planning burden.
1 - 6
Fully prepared schemes of work containing between 5 and 7 lessons each – perfect for a half term of work.
Each lesson contains an easy-to-follow lesson plan, a slideshow for the whole-class input, differentiated activities and a range of printable resources.
Comprehensive coverage of National Curriculum Science objectives.
‘Working scientifically’ objectives embedded throughout the lessons.
Knowledge and Skills Progression document included for free.
Support is available Monday to Friday 8.30 - 5.00 via email or via live chat. The scheme is very self-explanatory and needs minimal support in order to deliver successfully. However, we are happy to answer any questions you may have. Sample lessons are provided free of charge.
Our lesson plans and schemes of work are rated 4.7 out of 5 on Trustpilot:
“This pack is a true time saver. Fantastic resources and presentations.” (Whole School Science Curriculum Pack)
“Excellent resources which match the curriculum.” (Classifying Organisms, Year 6)
“The resources are easy to use, attractive, differentiated and match the curriculum. It makes planning and teaching easier.” (Eating and Digestion, Year 4)
The Whole School Science Curriculum Pack costs £330. This includes all the lessons and schemes of work necessary to deliver a complete Science curriculum across KS1 and KS2. A KS1 pack (£115) and a KS2 pack (£225) are also included. Schemes of work may be purchased separately from £10 to £14.50 each.