Explosive Science in Tamar Class 27 Mar 2018

Today we did a science investigation which encompassed many aspects of the primary science curriculum: pressure, gasses, reversible and irreversible changes, gravity, weight…

Children worked in groups to test different variables which would affect the time it takes for a film canister to ‘pop’ when a vitamin C tablet was added to it with some water. Some children also measured how the amount of water, or Vitamin C tablet affected how far or high a canister would travel.

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It was great fun, with lots of exciting learning. The children collaborated really well and worked very scientifically to measure, record and collect their data.