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Magic sand
September, 2018 No Comments Primary Science, STEAM / STEM
AQUA SAND Here in South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire we’re almost as far from the sea as you can get in England, so we have to bring the beach here! Today’s recipe is for Aqua Sand, also known as Magic Sand. You’ll see why!   Equipment: Coloured sand (3 ...
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Fun with sand!
September, 2018 No Comments Primary Science, STEAM / STEM
FUN WITH SAND! Never mind expensive toys and computer games; sand and a bucket and spade can keep children occupied all day. Why not set up a temporary sand pit in the garden or playground for younger children? Experimenting with wet and dry sand and a variety of implements ...
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Super Simple Slime
Super Simple Slime Whenever we ask the children what they would like to make at FABLAB, the answer is always slime. Luckily here at STEAM Works we’re a little slime obsessed and have a ridiculous number of recipes but here’s our best recipe for simple slime for you to ...
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Rainbow Magic – Science Investigation
Rainbow Magic – Science Investigation This is a firm favourite at our after-school clubs but works well as a primary science investigation! We layer liquids in a test tube but a plastic cup will do just as well. To start, put the same volume of coloured water, oil and ...
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International Women in Engineering Day 2018
                       International Women in Engineering Day 2018 Disaster Relief in the UK – Using your STEM skills to rebuild communities 22 June 2018 at Sheffield Hallam University     Sheffield Hallam University in partnership with the Arconic Foundation and STEAM Works ...
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