Burgess Hill Girls science experiment videos for lockdown family fun

Burgess Hill Girls has created a series of videos showing families how to conduct fun science experiments at home during the lockdown.

Monday, 30th March 2020, 4:38 pm
Updated Thursday, 2nd April 2020, 3:06 pm
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Families can learn to make a lava lamp, a sweetie rainbow, Frankenstein’s hand or create an eruption.

The experiments only require a few materials found in most households and aside from the eruption experiment, which can get messy, all can be done inside.

The teacher behind these experiments is Shelley Allen, Head of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) at Burgess Hill Girls Junior School.

She said: “I chose these experiments as they don’t require many materials and they are very popular amongst the pupils at the Burgess Hill Girls.

“I hope everyone has as much fun doing them as we do. ”

In each video Mrs Allen is assisted by pupils at Burgess Hill Girls; Anaïs, Ellie, Annabel and Persephone.

You can watch the videos on the Burgess Hill Girls website, where you will also find written instructions for each experiment: {https://burgesshillgirls.com/news/four-fun-science-experiments-for-children}.

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