How does soap work? Can you bake ice-cream? How do animals stay warm in winter? Mesmerising mysteries and riddles are great fun for young scientists at school and at home.
To save time preparing answers to these exciting enquiries, have a look at the ideas for fun experiments and investigations shared on TES Resources by Hamilton Trust, rnlieducation, bevanloo and julsgate. And try www.planet-science.com, which has an experiments section covering chemistry, physics, biology, weather and even magic tricks.