Biology resources for home learning

Whether you're a parent, carer or home school educator, explore a variety of activities and challenges that can be used to support children’s biology education from home.

More resources coming soon.


Resources for 11-14 year-olds

  • Body builder

    A fun interactive that parents and carers can do with students or students can do on their own, with worksheets.


  • The Roman banquet

    Students look at food groups and plan a day's diet for a Roman senator, soldier, laundry boy and child.


  • Are you a hare or a tortoise?

    Students investigate how activity and calorie intake are related and design their own calorie diary.


  • Sugar and spice and all things nice

    Students explore the effect of drinking soft drinks on sugar intake and compare this to recommended daily amounts.


  • Origami DNA

    Create your own paper model of a DNA double helix.

    Newly added resource

  • Balloon bugs

    Use balloon modelling to find out more about the shape and structure of different bacteria.

    Newly added resource

Resources for 14-16 year-olds

Resources for 16-19 year-olds

Page last updated: 31 March 2020