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Can you separate a leafy mixture, discover worms' favourite conditions or blow up a balloon with yeast? Find out more with these fun, hands on activities, exploring real life science.

Skill Level:

Each investigation includes:

  • Workbook with instruction guide, that can be downloaded and printed or used on a mobile device. With guiding questions to support your young explorer through their investigation.
  • A critical reading text about the work of our scientists, to help develop your child’s scientific thinking.
  • A guide for grown-ups, that gives some tips and hints about the investigation and the scientific method.
  • A certificate to reward your child’s scientific achievement.


Kids Invent Stuff

Have you got a really cool idea for an invention? Submit your ideas to The Kids Invent Stuff and you could see your design actually built!

Sock it to me

Get your socks wet in this experiment and learn how sweat cools the body down!

Bill Nye’s home demos

Lots of experiments to carry out at home