Interview with a snow scientist

An interview with a snow scientist for year 5 and P6, linking to the topics properties and changes of materials and properties and uses of substances. Dr Sirpa Rasmus specialises in studying northern snow conditions and climate, how northern people cope in these conditions, and how snow is used as an insulator.

This downloadable reading pack includes:

  • An A3 reading spread for you to print.
  • Reading comprehension question and answer sheets, differentiated using our magnifying glasses key (on the bottom right). One magnifying glass indicates easier and two means harder.
  • Discussion questions for the whole class or to be used with a partner.
Year 5
Properties and changes of materials
Interview with a snow scientist

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