Percy Has Fun With Science

Percy, the friendly caterpillar, explores the topic of science in this game that includes a wealth of activities for children at Key Stage 1. Being suitable for unsupervised use with narrated text and 3 levels, this title covers the main areas of life processes, materials and their properties and physical processes.

The topics covered include electric circuits, magnets, the properties of materials, forces, changing shapes, natural and man-made materials, food, plants and differences & similarities.

In addition, printable worksheets and an extensive teacherís section feature in this fun-to-use title.

Key features:

  • Printable activity sheets and certificates included.
  • Fully narrated, for easy unsupervised use.
  • Covers the subject areas of life processes, materials and physical processes.
  • Fun activities with an animated reward when the activity is complete.




Early years   Numeracy   Science  

Key stage(s):

Foundation, 1


3 - 6 years

Single user:£34.00
3 user:£51.00
5 user:£68.00
10 user:£102.00
20 user:£136.00
Site licence:£204.00
all prices include media
To purchase, choose your licence type and click buy. Remember, we can invoice UK schools even if you order online.

System requirements

PC: Pentium II 500mhz processor or greater, Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP or Vista, 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.
Mac: Power Mac G3 400mhz processor or greater, OS X (up to 10.4), 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.

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Screen shots

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Each of the six activities within Percy Has Fun With Science can be easily accessed from the main menu.
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In this game the player will see a television screen with a constantly changing picture and must find the pictures that match a given criteria.
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The player will see a row of food and must click and drag to sort the pictures to the correct boxes.
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In this game, the player is asked to find two pictures that match a given criteria. This activity focuses on the properties of materials, including magnets.
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In this game, the player must sort the images of materials based on a statement about the characteristics of a material.
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Help Percy in this activity which involves correctly identifying different characteristics about electrical and non-electrical appliances.
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Brush up your knowledge on forces in this game that also features simple counting.
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The settings section provides access to the general program settings as well as individual activity settings.
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