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Energy forms and uses
1 - Energy home
URL: http://www.eon-uk.com/EnergyExperience/85.htm
Teacher's Description: A whole range of interactive activities to introduce pupils to energy. Requires speakers.

2 - Needs of living things
URL: http://www.kidsbiology.com/biology_basics/needs_living_things/living_things_have_needs1.php
Teacher's Description: 7 Pages on the needs of living things, page 2 is on energy.

3 - Energy
URL: http://tiki.oneworld.net/energy/energy.html
Teacher's Description: An introduction to energy, the problems and possible solutions.

4 - Energy sources
URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/managing_resources/energyrev1.shtml
Teacher's Description: A page about energy sources and life. A lot of text, some may find this tricky.

5 - Illuminating photosynthesis
URL: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/methuselah/photosynthesis.html
Teacher's Description: A page linking to an animated interactive explanation of photosynthesis. Click on the

6 - Sand lizard
URL: http://www.arkive.org/education/games/animal-survival
Teacher's Description: Keep the Sand Lizard alive for a day. Remember it needs energy from the Sun as well as food.

7 - Antarctic food chains
URL: http://www.discoveringantarctica.org.uk/multimedia/flash/foodfreezer.swf
Teacher's Description: A short interactive activity where students identify a number of antarctic organisms and their relative positions in a food chain / web.

8 - Photosythesis is for the Birds - and Everything Else
URL: http://www.ftexploring.com/photosyn/photosynth.html
Teacher's Description: An introduction to Photosynthesis. Reading age may be too difficult for some learners.

9 - Energy cycle in living things
URL: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/biology/enercyc.html
Teacher's Description: An introduction to the energy cycle in living things.

10 - Photosynthesis
URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/gardening/gardening_with_children/didyouknow_photosynthesis.shtml
Teacher's Description: A simple introduction to photosynthesis.

11 - Food and fuel
URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/schools/4_11/uptoyou/healthy/foodfuel.shtml
Teacher's Description: An introduction to the bodies need for fuel.

12 - Biomass -- renewable energy from plants and animals
URL: http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=biomass_home-basics-k.cfm
Teacher's Description: An introduction to biomass - the energy cycle in living matter.

13 - Introduction to photosynthesis
URL: http://www.ftexploring.com/me/photosyn1.html
Teacher's Description: Guide students to pages 1-3 for some fun cartoons and a wealth of info for project work and poster ideas.

14 - Living things get energy from different sources
URL: http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/Life/energy_pathways.html
Teacher's Description: An introductory page with links to photosynthesis and respiration.

15 - The energy cycle
URL: http://www.fi.edu/tfi/units/life/habitat/habact4.html
Teacher's Description: A practical activity on the energy cycle in growth and decay.

16 - Lets eat!
URL: http://www.realtrees4kids.org/sixeight/letseat.htm
Teacher's Description: An interactive introduction to photosynthesis.
Energy conversion
1 - Energy basics
URL: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/science/energy_electricity_forces/energy_transfer_storage/revise2.shtml
Teacher's Description: A page outlining the different types of energy.

2 - Energy vampires
URL: http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/vampires/dswmedia/index.html
Teacher's Description: This interactive allows pupils to see how appliances in the home contribute to the annual energy bill. Select the company whose prices best reflect the charges in Singapore as this site refers to American dollar and companies.

3 - Types of energy
URL: http://tristate.apogee.net/kids/?ver=kkblue&utilid=tristate&id=16168
Teacher's Description: An animated page about types of energy.

4 - Types of energy
URL: http://www.zephyrus.co.uk/energy1.html
Teacher's Description: An introduction to types of energy.

5 - Lolly vs the energy monkeys
URL: http://www.cwndesign.co.uk/funergy/game/index.html
Teacher's Description: A game to raise awareness of energy conservation in the home.

6 - Energy riddles
URL: http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/energy.cfm?page=riddles
Teacher's Description: Energy riddles

7 - The 10 types of energy
URL: http://www.fi.edu/guide/hughes/energytypes10.html
Teacher's Description: A page about the 10 types of energy with examples and links to more information, some of which is animated.

8 - The flea, the catapult, and the bow
URL: http://www.ftexploring.com/lifetech/flsbws1.html
Teacher's Description: 2 pages looking at the energy storage and energy changes in Fleas, Catapults, and Bows.

9 - Energy
URL: http://www.lancsngfl.ac.uk/nationalstrategy/ks3/science/index.php?category_id=5&s=!B121cf29d70ec8a3d54a33343010cc2
Teacher's Description: A look at the difficulties of teaching about the abstract concept of energy with some excellent strategies to help. Links to other useful documents.

10 - Conservation of energy
URL: http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/science/125/index.html
Teacher's Description: Links to lesson plans and resources for 3 practical activities exploring the conservation of energy

11 - My energy smart home
URL: http://www1.eere.energy.gov/kids/
Teacher's Description: 4 simple ways to save energy.

12 - Scientific forms of energy
URL: http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/kids/index.cfm
Teacher's Description: A page about the forms, conservation and sources of energy. Better for more able, even then, they would need a focus e.g. turn this info into a poster/spider diagram.