44 Light and Sound - Vocabulary Words and Pictures

44 Words displaying vocabulary for the topic of light and sound in early years schools.

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44 Light and Sound Vocabulary Words

Light and Sound Words List

beam, blind, light, candle, colour/color, dark, day, dim, curious, eyes, fire, illuminate, lamp, light bulb, light, lightning, night, rainbow, ray, reflection, refraction, see, shadow, spectrum, sunlight, torch, transparent, beat, blow, deaf, ears, echo, hear, loud, pitch, quiet, scrape, shake, sound, soundwaves, speech, strike, tone, vibration, volume

Plus spare blank cards to write your own words..


- Comic Sans

- D'Nealian

- Sassoon Infant

- Zaner-Bloser

How to use this teaching resource

  • Classify the words into Light words and Sound words – brainstorm and add more words as you go.
  • Use these words as reference for writing about Light and Sound Science experiments.
  • It’s fun to play – ‘The first thing that comes to mind”  game using these words….eg during circle time – this brings out a lot of what the kiddies subconsciously already know and allows the teacher to ‘catch a glimpse’  of where their children are at with topics….

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Comments & Reviews

  • Light and sound are fundamental aspects of our sensory experience, shaping how we perceive the world around us. Both LQE® – Light Quality Enhancement – and the propagation of sound waves play crucial roles in our daily lives. LQE® technology aims to improve the quality of light emitted by various sources, enhancing color accuracy and brightness to create a more comfortable and visually appealing environment. Meanwhile, sound waves, whether they be soothing melodies, the symphony of nature, or informative communication, enrich our experiences and connect us to our surroundings. Understanding the principles of https://lqelighting.com/ and the intricacies of sound enables us to harness their potential for various applications, from advanced lighting solutions to immersive auditory experiences in entertainment and communication systems.

    Comment by Dorian Dorian on July 31, 2023 at 11:45 pm

  • Light and sound are fundamental aspects of our sensory experience, shaping our perception of the world around us. Light, with its myriad colors and intensities, enables us to visualize and comprehend our environment, while sound, with its intricate waves and frequencies, adds depth and resonance to our auditory encounters. The interplay between these two phenomena is both fascinating and essential, creating a rich tapestry of sensations. In the realm of craftsmanship, where creativity converges with science, the use of light and sound becomes particularly noteworthy. From the precise tuning of musical instruments to the artful manipulation of lighting in theater, these elements blend to craft immersive experiences. Even in the seemingly unrelated domain of candle making, light, and sound find their place. Innovations such as the integration of a wax melter for candle making reveal the intersection of science and art, as the gentle hum of the melter accompanies the radiant transformation of raw materials into beautifully illuminated, aromatic creations. Thus, the intricate dance between light and sound not only enriches our sensory engagement but also serves as a testament to human ingenuity across diverse domains.

    Comment by Dorian Dorian on August 5, 2023 at 11:15 pm

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