Science

 

“The important thing is to never stop questioning.”

 

Albert Einstein

Science activities linked to Forces: 

Activity 1: Air resistance 

Create your own parachutes. Use any kind of light material such as bin bags, napkins, sandwich bags etc. Then create a variety of different sized parachutes to find out how the surface area of the parachute effects air resistance. 

Activity 2: Friction 

Make a hover craft to investigate the impact of friction. Use the following link to find out how to make a hover craft:

http://https://www.science-sparks.com/make-a-hovercraft/

Activity 3: Magnets 

Use a magnet from your fridge and see how many magnetic objects you can find around your house. 

Activity 4: Information Poster

Research forces and use your own knowledge to create a poster about forces. Just like the example: 

Other places to explore Science:

Bitesize: 

Thus website has lots of ideas for Science lesson that you can do at home! 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z7nygk7

Wow Science: 

A website with lots of fun experiments for you to try! 

https://wowscience.co.uk/

Explorify:

Choose from a wide range of curriculum-linked, low-prep activities that will set young minds whizzing and whirring!

https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk/