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 (from 1 July 2018):

$550 per show (incl. GST)

SERVICE AREA:

Sydney, Central Coast, Newcastle & Lower Hunter

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:

  • Indoor venue with power outlet & 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