Historical scientist Archimedes

A biography for year 3 and P4 on the famous historical scientist Archimedes, linking to the topic forces. Archimedes discovered why some things float in water and others sink.

This downloadable reading pack includes:

  • An A3 reading spread for you to print.
  • Reading comprehension question sheets, differentiated using our magnifying glasses key (on the bottom right). One magnifying glass indicates easier and two means harder.
  • An answer sheet including the objective for each question, which is taken from the reading national curriculum.
Year 3
Forces and magnets
Historical scientist Archimedes

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