Light & Shadows Box
Learn about the science behind light and shadows.
Experience the magic of light, make a night lamp, build a glow-in-dark marble run and unravel clues to a treasure hunt using your magic pen. You will even get to create a shadow theatre and direct your very own shadow puppet show. Discover how people used light to tell the time of day and put up your very own magic show using the art of optical illusion.
Lights, camera, action!
- Literacy and Creative Expression – Treasure Hunt, DIY Light Lamp
- Cognitive development and Motor skills – Glow-in-the-dark water beads
- Science activities – Sundial, Projecting Images, Animation, DIY Periscope, Shadow Science
- Social & emotional development – Magic Box, Shadow Theatre
To further stretch learning, extension activities are also provided on our website.