There are lots of opportunities to explore Science at home and become a fabulous scientist. Below are a list of links that include Science challenges, NASA games, Science experiments and even Science competitions to enter. Please upload any pictures of your amazing Science work onto the websites or onto your scrapbooks so your teachers can see.
Spring is here for sure, so just a reminder of a few websites and ideas for spring science. If you are getting outside, please follow the guidance about where and how you can safely go.
Science experiments at home
Here at the Royal Institution: Science, they have all the ideas you will ever need. A series of short films which make it fun, easy and cheap to do science experiments at home.
http://www.sciencefun.org/kidszone/experiments/ - Science experiments that you can do at home!
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/experiments.html - Lots of free hands-on experiments for you to explore and enjoy the world of Science..
https://sciencebob.com/category/experiments/ - More Science experiments with clear instructions to follow at home
https://www.science-sparks.com/summer-science-challenges/ - Brilliant Science challenges to try out at home or in the garden
https://www.jamesdysonfoundation.co.uk/resources/challenge-cards.html?gclid=EAIaIQobChMImMD11KvK6AIVBbTtCh3yYgI7EAAYAyAAEgJvTfD_BwE – Science challenge cards for you to enjoy! Some based around engineering theme.
https://www.see-science.co.uk/whats-on/competitions/ - Competitions for you to enter based around lots of different Science themes, closing dates vary but lots closing in June!
NASA have a fantastic Kids Club where you can play games, take part in STEM activities and learn all about Space!
You can read stories, test your Mars Rover driving skills and build models. Plus lots, lots more!
Below are some great twitter accounts that are posting daily about Science
Chester Zoo: @chesterzoo www.chesterzoo.org/tozooathome
STEM Learning: @STEMlearningUK www.stem.org.uk home learning
Academy of Natural sciences: @AcadNatSci www.ansp.org
Emma Bothma: @MrsBpriSTEM Different challenge each day.
Dr Chips: @DrChips_ https://drchips.weebly.com/ a daily online lesson
Have fun with Science and stay safe.