Empiribox provides a complete set of learning resources, together with regular CPD training (termly for KS2, annually for KS1) and all the equipment needed each term to deliver practical lessons every week.

The Learning resources for each Programme of Study (PoS) include:

  • CPD Session at the beginning of each PoS
  • Termly Scheme of Work
  • Individual Weekly Lesson Plans including an initial and end of term assessment lesson
  • Lessons Plans differentiated by Year Group and with specific skills foci (Planning, Data or Evaluation)
  • Photos of all equipment for easy identification
  • Editable PowerPoint presentations to accompany each Lesson Plan
  • Comprehensive Health and Safety Assessments for each lesson
  • Support videos of each investigation for teacher review 
  • Lesson Support Materials, including teacher guides for non-science specialists
  • Assessment Tests and Marksheets to support pre- and post-test measurements of progression and attainment
  • Cross-Curricular ideas, particularly for English and Maths, but including History, Art, D&T and other subjects where relevant
  • All the equipment needed for each lesson for pupils to work in pairs or small groups as relevant, packed in individual Gratnells trays for easy lesson management
  • Stock control and equipment management to support the Science Co-ordinator

Please find below examples of the learning resources we provide.


Key Stage 1 System Overview
 – Sample Download

Key Stage 2 Curriculum Map – Sample Download

KS1 Lesson Plan – Toys (Physics) – Sample Download

Year 3 Lesson Plan – Sound/Planning skills – Sample Download

Year 3 Powerpoint – Sound/Planning skills – Sample Download

Year 4 Lesson Plan – Evolution/Data skills – Sample Download

Year 4 Powerpoint – Materials/Data skills – Sample Download

Year 5 Lesson Plan – Materials/Planning skills – Sample Download

Year 5 Powerpoint – Animals/Planning skills – Sample Download

Year 6 Lesson Plan – Light, Earth & Space/Evaluation skills – Sample Download

Year 6 Powerpoint – Light, Earth & Space/Evaluation skills – Sample Download

Risk Assessment – Light, Earth and Space – Sample Download

Assessment tools – Start of term – Knowledge – Core – Sample Download

Assessment tools – Start of term – Knowledge – Extension Teacher Guide – Sample Download

Assessment tools – Start of term – Planning Skill – Core – Sample Download

Assessment tools – Start of term – Planning Skill – Extension Teacher Guide – Sample Download

Assessment tools – End of term – Knowledge – Core – Sample Download

Assessment tools – End of term – Planning Skill – Advanced – Sample Download

Lesson Video – Habitats  – Sample Download

Lesson Video – Materials – Sample Download

 

Below is a list of the Programmes of Study covered by an Empiribox subscription:

PhysicsChemistryBiologyKS1
Forces, Simple Machines, Magnetism & SpaceParticle TheoryPlants & PhotosynthesisChanging Materials
Energy & SoundChemical ChangeHuman Health & FitnessHabitats
ElectricityGeology, Mixtures & SeparationEnvironment, Ecology & EvolutionMixtures and Potions
LightAcids & AlkalisSensesOur Living Earth
Plants and Trees
Toys