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Daily Science Activities

Summer 1 Term 

Week 5

 

Monday 18th May

Day 1 – Racing lollipop sticks

A simple surface tension activity using a little washing up liquid.

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/lolly-stick-surface-tension-experiment/

Share your Science pictures with us using Teams, workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Tuesday 19th May

Day 2 – Transpiration

Learn about transport in plants with a colour changing flower investigation!

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/changing-colour-flowers-with-transpiration/

Share your Science pictures with us using Teams, workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Wednesday 20th May

Day 3 – Sink the boat

Make tinfoil boats of different sizes to investigate how many coins you can add to each boat before it sinks.

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/how-many-coins-to-sink-a-boat-stem-challenge/

Share your Science pictures with us using Teams, workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Thursday 21st May

Day 4 – Bottle Rocket

Squeeze the milk jug to shoot the paper cone up into the air! You could investigate different types of paper to make the rocket part and measure how high they fly!

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/rocket-mouse-challenge-2/

Share your Science pictures with us using Teams, workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Friday 22nd May

Day 5 – Lemon Sink

Do you know how to make a lemon sink?

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/how-can-you-make-a-lemon-sink/

Share your Science pictures with us using Teams, workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Week 4

 

Monday 11th May

Day 1 – What’s inside?

All you need is a person to draw around, pens and paper! Draw the outline of the body then add in organs, muscles, bones and anything else you want to learn about!

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/whats-inside-our-body/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Tuesday 12th May

Day 2 – Stethoscope

Make a stethoscope with a cardboard tube, funnel and and tape!

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/make-a-stethoscope/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Wednesday 13th May

Day 3 – Liquids race

Which flows the fastest?

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/viscosity-races-large-scale/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Thursday 14th May

Day 4 – Sundial

Fingers crossed it's a sunny day :)

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/how-to-make-a-sundial/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Friday 15th May

Day 5 – Oobleck (slime)

Colour it, freeze it, drop it or squeeze it!

https://www.science-sparks.com/how-to-make-oobleck/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

Week 3

 

Friday 8th May

Day 5 – Edible Life Cycle

All you need is fruit, vegetables or sweets.

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/edible-butterfly-life-cycle/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Thursday 7th May

Day 4 – Wormery

Treat the worms in your garden to a stay in your homemade hotel

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/make-your-own-wormery/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Wednesday 6th May

Day 3 – Tooth Decay

Learn about the importance of keeping teeth clean with eggs!

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/how-to-keep-teeth-healthy/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Tuesday 5th May

Day 2 – Bubble Snake

How long can you make your bubble snake?

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/how-to-make-a-bubble-snake/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

 

Monday 4th May

Day 1 – Rain gauge

Investigate how much rain falls over the week

Link: https://www.science-sparks.com/weather-science-for-kids/

Share your Science pictures with us using workqueries@berryhill.notts.sch.uk or post on twitter but don't forget to tag us on @BHPSMansfield

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