Light experiment

by Rajesperi d/o Krishnasamy

WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Fine motor development whilst handling the torchlight

  • Intellectual - Predicting , observing, experimenting and comparing

  • Emotional - Engagement

  • Social - Communication of observation

Learning Framework?

  • Physical

  • Intellectual

  • Emotional

  • Social

SKILL LEVEL:

Intermediate

SUITABLE FOR:

5-6 years old

ESTIMATED TIME:

< 15 mins

ENVIRONMENT:

Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Paper cup

  • Glass

  • Translucent plastic cup

  • Torchlight

  • Dark board

  • Activity sheet

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Shine the torch on 3 different materials

Step 1

Gather the materials

Step 2

Place the black board behind the plastic cup. Shine the torch on the plastic cup.

Step 3

Replace the plastic cup with paper cup. Shine the torch on the paper cup.

Step 4

Replace the paper cup with glass cup. Shine the torch on the glass cup.

Step 5

Record observations on activity sheet with your child.

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