Little book of experiments

The Little Book of Experiments contains over 30 innovative experiments for pupils at Key Stage 2/3 which seek to encourage the excitement and vigour that is the basis of scientific exploration.

Experiments fall into three main categories: teacher demonstrations, class activities and class investigations. The pack is supported by online resources at, and each experiment is fully linked to the National Curriculum strategy.

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Author(s)Sophie Duncan, Alice Bell
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Shelf referenceA 507.8 DUN
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