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Tinkerlab Art Start Challenge - Chalk it up!

Ali Thomas art start challenge chalk change colour craft

Tinkerlab Art Start Challenge - Chalk it up!

Day 2 of the Tinkerlab five day challenge and our Strange Snailers were raring to go. Today's task was simple to set up, great fun and the finished results looked fab. What they used: Chalk Black paper  A small tub of water Masking tape - to keep the paper in place   What they did: Draw, doodle, smudge with the chalks on the pieces of paper.      They experimented with dipping the chalks in water and looked at the different colours that could be achieved.               

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British Science Week 2017

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British Science Week 2017

The theme for this year’s British Science Week is “Change”. The week aims to encourage children to think about and investigate the changes happening in the world all around us - from seasons and climate, to materials and energy.  Here at Strange Snail we love mixing science with activities that we can try out at home. Why not try out some of these:  Experience the thixotropic properties of cornflour slime Turn white flowers into crazy colours See how many different colours you can make in a colour array Our science-inspired discovery boxes include: Planets and Stars, Endangered Animals and Colour...

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