All Asking scientific questions articles – Page 4

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    Ancient Egypt: science ideas webs

    A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic Ancient Egypt. You can learn history and science together with activities for different age groups. 

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    The Tudors: science ideas webs

    A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic the Tudors. You can learn history and science together with activities for different age groups. 

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    The Vikings: science ideas webs

    A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic the Vikings. You can learn history and science together with activities for different age groups. 

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    The golden age of Islamic science: science ideas webs

    A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic the golden age of Islamic science. You can learn history and science together with activities for different age groups. 

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    World War II: science ideas webs

    A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic World War II. You can learn history and science together with activities for different age groups. 

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    Ancient Greece: science ideas webs

    A web of suggested ideas for linking science with the topic the Ancient Greece. You can learn history and science together with activities for different age groups. 

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    Experiment with the Vikings

    2016-05-16T11:50:00Z

    A comprehensive collection of activities to incorporate science into your Vikings lessons. Topics include everyday life; weapons and warfare; travel and trade; and how modern day archaeologists use science to investigate Viking life.

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    Bubble volcanoes

    In this experiment, students describe what is observed when ethanoic acid and sodium hydrogen carbonate are mixed, using key terms such as reaction, fizzing or effervesce and gas.

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    Invisible inks

    In this experiment, students test a variety of substances to see if they can be used as an invisible ink.

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    Making a rainbow

    In this experiment, students observe what happens to white light as it passes through water droplets.

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    Oil and water mix

    In this practical, students predict and observe what happens when water and alcohol, and water and oil are mixed. 

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    Tie dye milk

    This investigation looks at the topic of surface tension in a colourful way, where students create a tie dye effect with milk, water, washing up liquid and food colouring.

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    Black box

    Classroom activities to help develop ideas and evidence in science, as part of scientific enquiry. Includes black box investigations: tricky tracks, the cube and a model tube.