Steel, Electricity, Sewage

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Episode 2 of 3

Duration: 30 minutes

Key Stage 1 science series that introduces five- to seven-year-olds into the world of materials science. Curious Cat is an animated character who inspires different children to go on incredible journeys of science and discovery, meeting experts along the way to explore basic science questions. The children visit two to three locations before returning to give feedback on what they have discovered.

In this programme, the children investigate steel and how a biscuit tin is made. They also investigate what happens to sewage and how electricity is generated and gets to our homes.

  • Photo: Steel

    Photo: Steel

  • Photo: Electricity Generation

    Photo: Electricity Generation

  • Learning Zone Class Clips: Materials Science

    Learning Zone Class Clips: Materials Science

    Visit the Class Clips website for more video clips on materials science, aimed at primary level for use in the classroon.

    Watch Materials Science video clips on Class Clips
  • Photo: Sewage Tunnel

    Photo: Sewage Tunnel


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