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Check out some of these websites for some Science fun enlightened

 

- Ogden Trust resources - for example Phizzi Problem solving, Phizzi practicals etc www.ogdentrust.com/resources

- Marvin and Milo experiments - http://www.physics.org/marvinandmilo.asp

- Science Museum resources - eg Rocket mice etc -  https://learning-resources.sciencemuseum.org.uk/resources/?keystage=ks2&type=at-home

- 101 experiments on Sublime science site - www.sublimescience.com/free-science-experiments/

- ASE great bug hunt (fun whether competition runs or not?) - http://www.schoolscience.co.uk/bughunt

- Science Sparks - www.science-sparks.com/science-experiments-for-kids/

- WhizzPopBang magazine - www.whizzpopbang.com - maybe now's the time to get some back issues!

- BP resources - https://bpes.bp.com/resources/list

- Twinkl's Coronavirus support pages for parents - https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/free-resources-parents/science-free-resources-parents/science-science-free-resources-parents

- 100 activities from the Scout Association - www.scouts.org.uk/the-great-indoors/

Shadow drawing

Shadow drawing 1
Shadow drawing 2
Move your objects/animals closer to the sun. Do your shadows get bigger or smaller?

Make it freeze

Make it freeze 1
Make it freeze 2

*Check with an adult first*
 

What you will need:

  • ice cube tray 
  • different liquids (water, salt water, milk, chocolate sauce, honey, oil, vinegar, washing up liquid, etc)
  • freezer


How will you make this a fair test?

- same amount of liquid

 

How often will you check?

- every hour?

- every day?


Did they all freeze?

Why did some liquids not freeze? 
Why did they freeze at different times?

 

Try and record your results in a table and plot the results on a graph. Have fun! 😃

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