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Science activity kits

'Where do I live?' game

  • encourages observational skills
  • encourages discussion
  • develops personal and social skills
  • develops matching and memory skills
  • ages 3-6
  • 2-4 players

Bug goggles

  • prismatic lenses for true compound-eye vision
  • dispatched in red green or blue depending on colours available
  • ages 6+

Bug safari

  • ages 5+
  • includes bug hunting guide
  • 20x16x7.4cm

Butterfly necklaces

  • ages 7+

What’s in the box?

  • 6 Necklace cords
  • 6 jump rings (8mm)
  • glitter glue
  • 6 acetate butterfly shapes
  • 12 chipboard butterfly shapes of assorted sizes  
  • 6 felt butterfly shapes
  • 6 chipboard charms
  • self-adhesive rhinestones
  • adhesive foam squares
  • instructions and suggestions

Create a geode kit

  • ages 8+
  • 25 x 6 x 16.5 cm
  • includes 2 bags of potassium aluminum 1 bag of plaster 1 plastic measuring beaker 1 food colouring powder 1 pair of safety goggles 1 wooden spatula

Creepy crawly torch and projector

  • Natural History Museum brand
  • replaceable batteries included
  • encourages visual learning with images up to 1m wide
  • design your own slide show and teach friends and family the facts behind the projections
  • ages 3+
  • torch measures11x3cm slides measure 3cm diameter
  • This product contains batteries please check our delivery page before shipping abroad. 

Diamond white crystal growing kit

Kit contains:

  • plastic container
  • crystal powder
  • stirring stick
  • crystal base
  • instructions

Not suitable for children under 10

Adult supervision recommended

Dynamo Torch NHM

Dynamo Torch NHM

Glow skull key ring

  • Learn the structure of your skull with a cool and luminous human skull keyring
  • Have fun touching and examining the squishy brain
  • Suitable for ages 5 and up

Great white shark anatomy model

  • 20 parts with stand
  • guide book included
  • ages 8+

Horrible Science Blood Bones & Body Bits

Contents:

  • Plastic brain-shaped mould
  • Plastic heart model
  • Two heart tubes
  • Green and red food colouring
  • Zip-lock plastic bag
  • Plaster of Paris
  • Stereoscope
  • Balloon
  • Funnel
  • A3 colour Gruesome Guts poster
  • 28 page Lab Notebook

Horrible Science Explosive Experiments kit

Contents: plastic rocket nose cone fins plastic volcano sand goggles Sodium Hydrogen Carbonate slime powder glue green and red food colouring tub with lid rubber stopper valve 2 mixing pots 32-page Top Secret Lab Notebook.

Horrible Science Frightful First Experiments kit

Contents: 3 test tubes test tube rack goggles ball mould and crystals magnifying glass spinner slime pot squishy eyeballs 3 food colourings Petri-dish funnel pipette pH scale and paper printed card pieces stickers tissue paper 2 balloons 3 mixing sticks 2 rubber bands paper clip and 40 page lab notebook.

Lemon clock

  • suitable for 5+ years

Magnetic racer

  • ages 5+
  • 19.7 x 13 x 1.6 cm

Museum build your own wind turbine science kit

  • recommended ages 8+
  • not suitable for ages 3 and under

 

Contents:

  • 1 x nacelle body and cover 
  • 3 x rotor blades
  • generator and led assembly
  • bearing halves pair
  • tower halves pair
  • tail fin
  • rotor hub
  • tail bloom 
  • 2 x metal sleeves
  • 17 x screws
  • gear wheel on axle
  • tower
  • detailed instructions

required but not included: a small crosshead screwdriver and a clean 2 litre soda bottle

Museum crystal mining kit

  • recommended ages 5+
  • not suitable for ages 3 and under

 

Contents:

  • 1 x plaster block with 8 x crystals buried inside
  • 1 x digging tool
  • 1 x brush
  • 1 x magnifier
  • 1 x display case with cover and base card
  • 1 x pouch bag
  • detailed instructions with fun facts

Museum crystal science kit

Caution! Contains some chemicals classified as a safety hazard.  Assembly and operation should be provided by an adult or someone aged 14 or over. 
  • recommended ages 14+
  • not suitable for ages 3 and under

 

Contents

  • Crystal compound
  • seeding mixture
  • bases with covers
  • glow-in-the-dark moon crystal base
  • stirring bowl
  • stirring spoon
  • 1 x set of crystal snow tree paper
  • detailed instructions

Museum souvenir karabiner compass key ring - various colours

  • not suitable for climbing
  • 17cm
  • available in red lime green or hot pink

Museum souvenir magnifying glass - various colours

  • 17.5cm
  • available in red lime green and hot pink

Museum souvenir magnifying glass - various colours

  • 17.5cm
  • available in red lime green and hot pink

Museum weather station science kit

  • recommended ages 5+
  • not suitable for ages 3 and under

 

Contents:

  • 1 x thermometer and support arm
  • 2 x halves of support column
  • 1 x rain gauge support arm
  • 1 x funnel
  • 1 x plastic tube
  • 1 x wind vane support arm 
  • 1 x compass
  • 1 x anemometer support arm
  • cups and hub
  • 1 x short and long spindle
  • 1 x cap
  • screws
  • detailed instructions with fun facts

Orca whale anatomy model

  • 16 parts
  • includes stand and illustrated guide book
  • ages 8+

Pocket microscope

  • Natural History Museum brand
  • up to 40x magnification perfect for curious young scientists
  • includes two specimen slides lens cleaning cloth and full instructions
  • a genuine portable wonder small but powerful
  • small parts age 3+
  • 11.5x8x3cm
  • This product contains batteries please check our delivery page before shipping abroad. 

Potato clock science activity kit

  • ages 8+
  • 22 x 17 x 5.5cm
  • includes digital clock wires tapes copper and zinc strips and instructions

Sapphire blue crystal growing kit

kit contains:

  • plastic container
  • crystal powder
  • stirring stick
  • crystal base
  • instructions

Not suitable for children under 10

Adult supervision recommended

See the world through others’ eyes kit

  • ages 6+
  • 7.5 x 33 x 28cm
  • Includes glasses information book and 22 lenses

Survival science kit

  • ages 8+
  • 15 x 4.5 x 20 cm
  • 30 pieces included
  • battery included