The Chemistry Show

SECONDARY SCHOOL INCURSION (7-10)

An exciting and highly visual exploration of chemical reactions & products. Featuring many classic chemical demonstrations plus a few surprises, this show will cover concepts including exothermic & endothermic reactions, changes of state, colour changes, catalysts, combustion, redox, polymers and more.

 

Highlights*:

  • The Magic Jug - mysterious colour changes

  • Polymerisation and expanding foam

  • Disappearing water

  • Elephant's toothpaste and catalysts

  • Combustion reactions

  • Clock and oscillating clock reactions

  • Rainbow column and dry ice

  • Flame test

  • Luminol and chemiluminescence

*Demonstrations performed will be customised to suit the audience and may depend on venue or time constraints.

PRICE:

$5.50 per student with a minimum daily price of $550 (all inclusive of GST)

SERVICE AREA:

Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle, Wollongong, Illawarra, Nowra & Blue Mountains

CAPACITY:

3-5 classes per show

Age range:

Years 7-10

Running Time & scheduling tips

  • Show runs for 60 minutes
  • Consecutive sessions will require a 20 minute reset period
  • Allow a further 60 minutes for set up and 60 minutes for pack up

What we'll need at your school:

  • Venue with power point & space for students to sit
  • Access to sink with running water before and after each show
  • Accessible off-street parking for the duration of our visit, allowing for a 1-hour set up and pack up time.

Book us

Book a space
in your school

We do the rest!


We come to you - no buses ✓

Flexible with dates, session times & student numbers ✓

Fully insured & risk assessments available ✓

Teachers only required for supervision ✓

Aligned with the Australian Curriculum standards ✓



Understanding is joyous
— Carl Sagan

Photographer: Vanessa Hill