The Jack and the Beanstalk Science Show
Have you ever made a cloud/made some butter/ eaten gold/thought about giant beanstalks?
Oh no you haven't?! Oh yes you can!
This interactive science show uses the traditional tale as a hook for exploring some interesting science. Pupils help with demonstrations and the whole audience get involved with making butter to eat at the end.
Runs best as separate shows for EYFS/KS1 and KS2.
Pupils will learn
- how to use familiar things to understand large numbers
- how butter is made
- how the digestive system works
- how to make a cloud
- how science is everywhere in our livesTo book this activity, please contact:
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Grants for school
The Royal Institution runs two enrichment and enhancement grant schemes. Grants of up to £500 are available to UK-registered state schools to host a STEM activity selected from the STEM Directory.
There are a number of other organisations that offer grants to schools.
|Published||27 November 2017|
|Last modified||04 October 2019|
|Nature of scheme||In-school visit|
|Subject(s)||Food Preparation and Nutrition, Food preparation, Science, Biology, Physics, Working scientifically, Practical work, Demonstrations, Chemistry|
|Age||4-5, 5-7, 7-11|
|Running times||A day|
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