Walton

BSW 2019

It's all about journeys in BSW 2019. Start your journey and book a workshop day for your primary school children that will take them on journeys through life-cycle, land, space and water.

Adaptation and Camouflage

This adaptation and camouflage workshop brings to life how animals and humans adapt to survive. Lots of fascinating visual aids and a great practical too.

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS1
KS2

Maximum group size

90

Earthworms

What is the name of the family that worms belong to? Can you name the different parts of a worm? Do you know which bits of a worm are hairy?

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS1
KS2

Maximum group size

30

Natural Selection Worms

Why do some creatures thrive in the right environment? Children discover that adaptation to habitat is the key. They love the active outdoors game too.

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Workshop duration

1:00

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

30

Teeth

We investigate what our teeth tell us about human beings. Let’s study model animal jaws and compare them with humans.

 

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

30

Water Cycle

The Water Cycle is a safe practical Chemistry experiment for KS2. Your children experiment by removing the salt in water, using the water cycle.

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

30

Bath Bombs

Make and package scented bath bombs. This is a great KS2 workshop as it combines practical science and a sneaky decorative Maths activity, which can be completed as a follow on activity

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Workshop duration

60, 1:30

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

30

Will it Float?

Why do some things float? Help your children understand the science of buoyancy and related topics –  with simple fun investigations. This workshop has been recently rewritten and is even more fun.

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS1
KS2

Maximum group size

30

KS2 Rocket Challenge

KS2 Rocket Challenge has Energy and Forces, and great Space stories. Everyone builds and test flies a rocket – then it’s time for a fun competition.

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

30

Rocket Challenge (KS1)

We investigate energy, what it is and what it can do. We look at how it makes things move and fly. We then make some rocket fuel and launch a rocket.

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Workshop duration

1hr

Year(s)

KS1

Maximum group size

90

Solar Mars Rover

Solar Mars Rover is on a mission to Mars. Investigate how much energy is needed to travel, testing different voltages to measure distance travelled.

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Workshop duration

2:00

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

60

Mars Lander

Can you build then land your spacecraft safely from space? We give you the tools and techniques you need to get a safe landing.

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Workshop duration

2hrs

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

60

Elastic Racers

A box of construction materials, a couple of elastic bands, and limited time – whose vehicle will go the furthest? Energy, Forces, Friction, Fun!

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Workshop duration

1:30

Year(s)

KS2

Maximum group size

60