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Light & Shadow

Circle of colours

What is white light?

Find out what happens if you spin the colours of the rainbow in this hands-on activity.

Why can we see shadows at night?

Why can we see shadows at night?

Take a walk after dark to find shadows.

How do movies move?

How do movies move?

Explore the concept of persistence of vision in this hands on activity.

Water: A Natural Reflector


7 images of some objects that can reflect light such as mirrors, Mylar balloons and water

Sunset over the ocean

Day and Night

Students learn about and apply observing, sorting & classifying, and comparing & contrasting skills as they learn about the cycle of day and night.