Experiments & Messy Play

Tapping into another area of our creative brain on this page we’ll explore some of our favourite science experiments we investigate in the primary classroom. Enjoy 😊

Discover Primary Science Experiments –

Dancing Raisins Experiment

https://www.sfi.ie/site-files/primary-science/media/pdfs/col/dancing_raisins.pdf

Design a Helicopter

https://www.sfi.ie/site-files/primary-science/media/pdfs/col/dps_maths_paper_helicopters_activity.pdf

Tornado in a Bottle

https://www.sfi.ie/site-files/primary-science/media/pdfs/col/sci_at_home_tornado.pdf

Acrobatic Clown

https://www.sfi.ie/site-files/primary-science/media/pdfs/col/acrobatic_clown.pdf

Other nice Ideas:

• Make Ooblek: mixing a small amount of water with cornflour makes a mixture with a interesting properties. See what happens & let us know 🙂

• Hand washing experiment – A very popular experiment showing the importance of washing your hands to stop the spread of germs.