If you’re kids are aged 4 – 11-ish and you are looking for hands-on ways to spark their scientific minds then help is at hand. The brilliant Royal Institution has a fantastic selection of videos to bring science to the home.
The films will give you and the kids loads of ideas for ways to explore and investigate the world around you, with each experiment designed to encourage natural curiosity using common household objects.
Become a mini engineer with spaghetti and marshmallows, become a chemist with jumping candle flames or a memory master.
For a full list of experiments to try head over to the Royal Institutions website.