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If you are curious about science why not try out some of our online experiments?

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You will be amazed at the number of things you can do using things around the house!

All you need are some ingredients you can find around the house - and an inquisitive mind!

Just follow the easy step-by-step guides or watch the experiments and you too can be a scientist.

Remember to ask an adult to help you out!

Choose from the following experiments:

Picture: James with postcard: link Postcard trick
Challenge your mates to step through a postcard!
Picture: slime: link Make some slime
Surprise your friends with this horrible slimeball!
Picture: Custard: link Curious custard
This one is great fun and really messy!
Picture: red cabbage: link Sensitive cabbage
Find out why red cabbage can turn blue.
Picture: pot: link Burp in a pot
This one is really exciting and should be done outdoors.
Picture: sun dial: link Make a sundial
Take a step back in time and make a sun dial.

Recommended reading
By Sheila McKeown, a librarian at the Millennium Library in Norwich.

Explosive Experiments: Horrible Science, by Nick Arnold. Hippo 2001. ISBN 0439999278.

Air: Fascinating Science Projects, by Sally Hewitt. Watts 2003. ISBN 0749649542.

You can get hold of these books through your local library.

 

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