The fun in science!

This week was National Science Week.

And there’s some great resources/virtual tours and activities going around that your kids might love!

  • Merlin Entertainments who own SEA LIFE Aquariums and WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo have developed Merlin’s Education Toolbox which is a free education resource portal, featuring a variety of worksheets, activities and videos.
  • As part of National Science Week, a federal government initiative, there’s a great website with DIY science experiments (make your own sherbet fizz) and other great resources for school kids, worth a visit – click here
  • Scienceworks has an amazing hub set up with HEAPS of great experiments for kids – make your own bubbles, make your own slime, there’s so much! Get more info here

⛄️ ❄️ FAKE SNOW! ⛄️ ❄️ Perfect given Melbourne’s arctic blast the last few days… So easy! 👇👇👇✖️ Freeze 3 cups of…

Posted by Stonnington Boroondara Kids on Wednesday, 5 August 2020

Saturday’s science lesson! 🔬Easy volcanoes 🌋✖️ fill a cup 2/3 full with water ✖️add a teaspoon of dishwasher liquid, 3 tablespoons of bi carb soda + a few squirts of washable paint✖️build a spot for the volcano in the ground + place the cup in the ground (this isn’t necessary really just fun to do to make it look real!) ✖️pour 1 cup of vinegar in the cup + watch the explosion! You can do this a couple times over.

Posted by Bayside Glen Eira Kids on Friday, 7 August 2020