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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.


Terrific Scientific – Do It Yourself

Have you ever made a mini hovercraft or a tornado in a bottle? Well now you can with this great selection of experiments!

Falling for science

What do you think falls faster, a baseball or a golf ball?

Make a Naked Egg

Learn how to remove the shell from an egg without even using your hands!