Scientists have discovered a whole array of new materials that promise to change the world. Welcome to the Industrial Revolution 2.0.
Graphene has been hailed as a miracle material, capable of revolutionizing…
Three Little Pigs Activity
Fun Three Little Pigs Activity ideas. Build houses from different materials and test them to see how waterproof they are and how stable.
The Mohs scale of mineral hardness characterizes the scratch resistance of various minerals through the ability of a harder material to scratch a softer material. It was created in 1812 by the German geologist and mineralogist Friedrich Mohs and is one of several definitions of hardness in materials science.
Fun waterproof activity using soft toys #Science #Materials
15 Cool Science Activities To Do With Your Kids
How do properties of materials determine their uses? "What if Rain Boots Were Made of Paper?"
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New sensory board made from a photo frame - bubble wrap, fine sand paper, silk fish scales, tiger fur, snake skin, leather, sequined material and fishnet over bees. Cheryl's Family Day Care ≈≈
How to Make a Solar Oven
Here is a great science craft to teach kids about alternative energy: a solar oven! Harnessing the power of the sun is cool and teaches us about caring for our environment and using renewable resources. Best of all, kids can make a snack they love, nachos, using the solar oven they made using this DIY. The directions are remarkably easy and you might already own all of the materials needed. It's a wonderful summer activity to do with your own kids, or in a community or classroom setting.
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Learning about materials
Great ideas and resource for teaching about materials such as plastic, fabric, wood and metal from science sparks repined by Charlotte's Clips http://pinterest.com/kindkids/sensual-science-charlotte-s-clips/ k
Tensile Strength Experiment: Find the Strongest Spider Web!
Tensile Strength for Kids | Explore Ultimate Tensile Strength by find the best Spider Web! | Materials Science Activities
Salt Water and Fresh Water Experiment & Crocodile Folk Tales
Crocodiles & Fresh / Salt Water Experiment #preschoolactivities #science