Standing Tall and Bearing Weight

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Bridges are all around us. They are in different shapes. How do they hold our weight – railroad trains, cars, or people? Besides, bridges also have to bear environmental forces like wind and water!

Fallen Leaves Bring Life

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Do you enjoy seeing the yellow, orange and red leaves of deciduous trees in Autumn? Do you enjoy hearing the dry, papery sound under your feet when you walk through piles of leaves? Have you ever wondered why Mother Nature does not remove fallen leaves?

Let them shine!

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Have you ever wondered why coins look dull brown after some time? It is an example of chemical reaction in everyday life. First we need to know that the basic building block for all matter in the universe is atoms, which are extremely small.

Masterful Mass

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Teach your students what mass measures and then, get your students to consider the best way to pack a bag of groceries, learning that items such as a loaf of bread may be large but has little mass and can be squashed easily.

Container Ship Innovation

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Shipping container construction is all about using rectangles and stacking these rectangles. It’s your turn to design a building using shipping container rectangles. Think about the purpose of your building and what parts to cut out and what parts to add in!

Challenge: Its Race Time!

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Challenge: Ramp it up! Can you build a ramp that propels a toy car far across the room at high speed? The aim is to use an incline and allow gravity to take you to victory!

The World of Codes

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People have been using codes for thousands of years. As early civilisations evolved, people began to create ways to record the spoken word using pictures and symbols! Create your own code and send a secret message!

Weight a Minute!

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Can you tell what is the difference between Mass and Weight? Discuss in class the meaning “weight”. Then, do your own experiment: weigh a cup of water. Freeze the cup of water and reweigh after making predictions!

Can You Ear Me?

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We’re going to give you an earful about your ears, how they work and their various parts! Then use the lesson plan to all our senses are connected and get them to make our great Ear Quiz!

A Plateful of Tectonics

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The theory of plate tectonics tells us that the Earth’s crust is divided into twelve plates. Teach geology to your children and create a model using play dough, lego and cardboard to demonstrate tectonic plate movement.

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