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Experiment: What is Air Pressure?

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Experiment: What is Air Pressure?

What is air pressure? How do planes (or kites) fly? Blowing over the top of a paper strip causes it...

May 2, 2014

Experiment: Borax Snowflakes

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Experiment: Borax Snowflakes

What are crystals? How do they grow? In this experiment we decorate pipecleaner snowflakes with borax crystals.

May 2, 2014

Experiment: Cricket Stump Pulleys

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Experiment: Cricket Stump Pulleys

An experiment all about force, gravity, and the amazing properties of pulleys.

May 2, 2014

The Best 100 Science Experiments

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The Best 100 Science Experiments

Resources for teachers and students for a great range of science experiments for Kiwi classrooms, submitted by Primary School teachers...

May 2, 2014

Experiment: Rainbow Milk

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Experiment: Rainbow Milk

Why do we use soap? What does it do to dirt and oil on our hands? A very exciting experiment!

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Separation of Substances

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Experiment: Separation of Substances

An interactive experiment that lets students use their investigative skills and lots of different scientific methods to solve a problem.

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Straw Flutes

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Experiment: Straw Flutes

An introduction to vibrations and how sound is made, by blowing through drinking straws cut in different ways.

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Hovering Butterflies

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Experiment: Hovering Butterflies

A great introduction to magnets, where we make paper butterflies hover in the air by themselves.

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Ice Babies

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Experiment: Ice Babies

A game where students do different things to ice blocks determined by the random throw of the dice - whose...

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Leaping Canisters

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Experiment: Leaping Canisters

What happens when a gas gets trapped? An example of a chemical reaction in action.

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Oobleck

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Experiment: Oobleck

Ooblek is a non-Newtonian fluid, which means it is both a solid and a liquid at the same time -...

April 28, 2014

Experiment: Oobleck Boogie

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Experiment: Oobleck Boogie

This is a very fun extension of the Oobleck experiment, where we make a non-Newtonian fluid get up and dance!

April 28, 2014

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