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Big Science for Little Hands @ Home: Let’s Explore Colour!

Join us to investigate the science of colour with this family-friendly session that gets children and adults exploring together.

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Big Science for Little Hands @ Home: Let's Explore Colour!

We’ll demonstrate some easy science experiments you can do at home and try one out together during the session. We’ll sing a song, do some actions and use story to inspire us to create some art!

Recommended for ages 4 - 8

During our online session there will be two activities that families can join in with –- a science experiment and an art activity. These are the materials you will need for each activity:

Science Experiment

  • Clear plastic bottle with a lid (pop or water bottle)
  • Bottle of vegetable oil
  • Salt
  • Food colour (a few different colours)
  • spoon

Art Activity

  • Empty plastic milk jug (the ones with the handle) - any size
  • Marker pen
  • Scissors
  • School glue
  • Crepe paper (a few different colours)
  • Sticky tape

By registering for this session, you acknowledge that all discussion and participation are for educational purposes, ONLY. Please note that only children with parents present will be invited to turn their webcams on. For those families who choose to participate via webcam, please note that Science World will not be recording this session.

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