Our PrimeSCI! Online Program consists of 40-minute group Zoom sessions packed with interesting activities that can be done at home. There will be a Q&A opportunity with the PrimeSCI! presenters at the end.

How to register if you’re a parent:

Families can register directly for the sessions below.

How to register if you’re a teacher:

Teachers can book a session for their class with an incursion discount. For school incursions of over 45 students, we are offering a discounted attendance fee of $8 including GST.

Please get in touch with the PrimeSCI! office if you need to access the discount code, organise an alternative payment method or arrange a custom session for your class.

After you register:

You will receive an information pack within 24 hours containing lesson instructions, instructions on how to download and use Zoom and post-session activities.

We encourage all Junior Scientists, under adult supervision, to complete the pre and post-session activities and share their results online by tagging @primesci.

Children are also encouraged to take part in any hands-on activities during the science workshops and to engage in the Q&A chat afterward. 

Note: Students will only be able to view our presenters, with all other participant video and audio muted.

PrimeSCI! Online Learning 2020

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Lessons

Monday 29 June, 11am

Explore how planet Earth’s temperature, atmosphere and water cycle make it ideal for supporting life. Make your own planet in a cup and watch it transform at home!

Enrolment fee: $10 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

Friday 3 July, 11am

Help the Three Little Piggies choose better building materials! Become a Material Scientist to learn about the different properties of ordinary and amazing materials. What happens when we change the shape of materials?

Enrolment fee: $10 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

Tuesday 20 June, 11am

Solid, liquid, gas plus two more states of matter! Enter the world of atoms and molecules and find out more about the world we live in.

Enrolment fee: $10 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

Tuesday 7 July, 11am and 2pm

Our lives are changing because of something we cannot see - but the unseen have always been around, and we have found ways of living with them on our amazing planet. Explore the incredible world of microbes (and viruses), the impact they have on our everyday life, and understand why we must do the things we are asked to do now, to protect ourselves and one another.

Enrolment fee: $10 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

Thursday 8 July, 11am

It's time to dust off your fidget spinners and yo-yos or make your own, pre-session! This fast-paced session will frame student understanding of forces and how they interact. Learn the role of gravity, friction and magnetism in making objects move faster than the speed of sound.

Enrolment fee: $10.00 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

Tuesday 2 June, 2pm and Wednesday 1 July, 11am

Explore the world of plastics and go beyond looking at plastics as just waste materials that can be recycled. Make your own slime, shrink some plastic and discover more about these useful materials.

Enrolment fee: $10 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

Thursday 2 July and Wednesday 8 July, 11am

Discover the hidden life in our creeks and rivers. Learn about the impact from humans and the simple things we can all do to keep freshwater habitats healthy. Presented by the Healthy Rivers, Healthy Bay Team. 

Enrolment fee: $10.00 (plus $0.50 Trybooking fee)

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