Fun with science!

Having fun with science helps develop a children learn how to set goals, plan and understand problem-solving, all great for getting on at school.


Baking soda volcano

You will need: baking soda, vinegar, a plastic bottle and a cloth (just in case!)

What to do:

  1. Place some baking soda into your container
  2. Pour in some of the vinegar
  3. Ta da! Watch and enjoy the giggles as your volcano erupts.

Magic milk

You will need: a small plate, milk, liquid food dye and washing up liquid

What to do:

  1. Pour a shallow layer of milk into the plate
  2. Let the milk settle
  3. Put a few drops of food colouring into the milk
  4. Put a drop of washing up liquid onto your child’s finger and pop it in the middle of the plate
  5. Enjoy the show!