In this MEL Academy lesson your children will:
- learn the nature of reflections and refraction
- make the glass disappear with their own hands
- assemble their own polarising screen
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Lesson duration: 45-55 minutes.
Prepare in advance
In this lesson, we will conduct "Disappearing glass and broken pencil" DIY experiments. Prepare in advance household materials shown below.
Please, download and print this worksheet in advance. You’ll need to refer to it during the lesson.
Please, assemble in advance.
This lesson is presented by Daniel Sullivan:
Daniel Sullivan is a hugely enthusiastic and experienced ex-head of science with over 20 years of teaching experience. He is now running a science teacher training company and is looking forward to engaging with students once again.