The ASE Science swap shop is full of shared ideas for activities for each age range (Age 5-11). These ones focus on Famous Scientists.
In this activity children design a circuit for a flashing light powered by the knee brace and consider the advantages and problems.
In this activity children advise Virgin Galactic managers about the conditions the celebs will encounter during their trip.
In this activity children plan an investigation into factors affecting the melting of icebergs.
In this activity children design a boat made of recyclable materials and consider the forces acting on a boat.
In this activity children discuss the value of a space mission and what they think we could learn by travelling into space.
In this activity children consider how they can use wind power to charge a mobile phone and investigate circuits and how a wind turbine works.
In this activity children will investigate the properties of materials to build a raft to cross the river or to carry their equipment.
In this activity children learn about the scientific method and use evidence to decide whether or not Pluto is a planet.
In this activity children consider the disadvantages of solar-power and look at data and predict the best month for the race in Australia.
Kulvinder Johal explains what pupils can get out of space travel.
An exciting new challenge for pupils to develop solutions to the problems caused by plastic waste globally.