Micro-Organisms Pack



  • Suitable for:
    • - KS1
    • - KS2
  • Compatible with:
    • - Microsoft PowerPoint

This fantastic pack for KS2 on Micro-Organisms will help teach primary children that there are many very small organisms which can cause illness or decay, or can be used in food production and that micro-organisms feed, grow and reproduce like other organisms. It includes references to the work of Edward Jenner and Louis Pasteur and shows pictures and photographs of how micro-organisms affect food, how a banana decays, what a compost bin looks like when it is decaying and how yeast works. A bright, visual resource that KS2 children will love!

1 x 42-slide PowerPoint on Micro-organisms (MS PowerPoint) 1 x 15-slide PowerPoint on 'What is Yeast?' (MS PowerPoint) 12 x pages of worksheets and activities (MS Word) Ideas for activities to promote higher order thinking skills (MS Word) Ideas for topic-related home learning activities (MS Word) 6 pages of questions to stimulate discussion (MS Word)