Sleep and hibernation

In this lesson pack for year 4 and P5, linking to the topics living things and habitats and biodiversity and interdependence, pupils will discover how important sleep is to humans and animals. They will find out how animals sleep and why they hibernate. The activity involves using a thermometer to take the temperature of water.

This pack includes:

  • A differentiated lesson plan
  • A PowerPoint presentation explaining why we need to sleep
  • Printable instructions for the activity
Year 4
Living things and habitats
Sleep and hibernation

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