Science Club in a box

Kit Loan

Science Club in a Box is a term-long loan that enables you to run a weekly science club. The kit, packed in four large boxes, includes six activities with all the instructions and equipment required.

  1. Egg Tower Challenge
    Explore structures and investigate how to make the tallest and strongest tower to support an egg for 30 seconds.
  2. Popcorn Science
    Why does popcorn pop? What makes the perfect popping corn?
    Predict, experiment and test one of our nation’s favourite snacks.
  3. Rockets
    Vitamin C Rockets, Straw Rockets and Balloon Rockets.
    Three…two…one…blastoff! Design, construct and decorate three different types of mini-rockets to launch indoors.
  4. Make Your Own Toothpaste
    Investigate toothpaste by learning about its ingredients, testing the effectiveness of different kinds of toothpaste and thinking about how to keep your teeth clean and healthy.
  5. Hoop Flyers
    Most paper airplanes are flat, but these hoops can fly surprisingly far!
  6. Crime Scene Science
    A mystery white powder has been discovered on a crime scene – it is up to you to become a forensic scientist and discover what it is through a series of chemical tests!



£55 + VAT for 6 weeks (members)
£110 + VAT for 6 weeks (non members)

Contact our schools team for all enquiries on [email protected] 

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