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Light Day

Embark on a journey to discover the science of light in this day-long package.

We will explore the central KS2 learning outcomes for Light—including light travelling in straight lines, how shadows are formed, examples of reflection, refraction and much, much more. This is a fully comprehensive day to support your students in discovering the amazing wonders of light in the world around us.

A typical day can be made up of 1 assembly and up to 4 workshops.

Activities

Light Assembly

  • Duration 30 minutes
  • Group size: Minimum 10, no maximum
  • Key stage: KS2
  • Special requirements: Hall or space that can be significantly dimmed or darkened. Access to water/sink for clean-up.

Ignite your students' imaginations with our captivating assembly show! Watch our talented performers weave together science education and entertainment, creating an unforgettable learning experience. With dynamic storytelling, interactive elements and mesmerizing visuals, we'll bring history, science, engineering and maths to life right before your students' eyes.

Our show is specifically designed to engage young minds, fostering curiosity and inspiring a love for learning. It's the perfect educational supplement to your curriculum, providing a fresh perspective and enhancing classroom lessons. 

Light Workshop

  • Duration: 30 or 40 minutes
  • Group size: Minimum 10, maximum 40
  • Key stage: KS2

In our captivating light workshop, step into a world of wonder as we dive into the fascinating realm of optics and illumination. Through hands-on experiments and interactive demonstrations, your KS2 pupils will unlock the secrets of light, colour and reflection.

From exploring the properties of prisms to investigating the magic of shadows, our workshop will ignite their curiosity and deepen their understanding of this fundamental scientific phenomenon.