Science KS2: Operation Awesome

In this entertaining BBC series primary pupils explore a range of amazing practical science challenges with presenter Steve Mould.

These short films will be relevant for teaching science at Key Stage 2 and 3 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and at Second and Third Level in Scotland.

Will pulleys allow children to beat Britain’s strongest man?
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Will gears let children pull a piano uphill with their bikes?
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Helicopter rescue and the science of floating
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How to make the fizziest bath bomb
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How dinosaurs footprints get made in solid rock
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How to calculate the height of a dinosaur from its footprint
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Seeing through smoke - the heat camera
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