To bring Science Week to life, KidZania London is hosting activities with some of the very best in Science and Engineering, designed with the Key Stage 1-3 Science National Curriculum in mind.
On Saturday 16 March, Brooklands Museum, the birthplace of British Motorsport & Aviation and “Home of Concorde” will be joining KidZania to demonstrate how forces work in real life, through a fun and interactive show at the indoor city run by kids.
KidZania will also be enhancing its existing programme of activities to ensure children learn the importance of Science in their daily lives.
Science Week workshops – Wed 13 March to Sun 17 March
The science behind living things
Kids can become experts in veterinary care at the Pet Wellbeing Centre, where they will learn to identify and address animal welfare needs, as well as good pet nutrition in Lily’s Kitchen and even perform surgery on a patient in PDSA’s Pet Hospital! Here kids will also learn about the different animal groups and the classification of animals
Surgeons at the Hospital will learn how to save a life in the operating theatre. Using specialist medical equipment and tools, the team of young doctors will play an important role in helping our patients work towards a quick and healthy recovery. Whilst learning the function of different body parts, organs, survival needs and good health, they will become an expert of the human body
How science helps with discovery and crime
In The Vault, kids will learn how to spot fake currency under a UV light, before working as a Vault Guards – where they will deliver and collect kidZos across the city
As Forensic Scientists, kids will have the important job of providing scientific evidence which will be used to help the Police Department. Responding to the crimes that the Police report across the city, Forensic Scientists will also collect & analyse evidence, including DNA samples and fingerprints to solve a crime!
Forces Show with Brooklands Museum – Saturday 16 March
Join Brooklands Museum in the Theatre as they explore how forces work in real life with scientific experiments, and discover where we can see them in their fun and interactive Forces Show!
Science Degree at the University of KidZania
At the University of KidZania, kids will be able to choose between two Science degrees:
- Social Science Degree in partnership with charity, Team Margot – helping to raise awareness about stem cell and bone marrow transplants!
- Environmental Science Degree – kids will discover how the natural world works & how humans impact the environment
KidZania London offers 4-14 year olds exciting real-life activities. spanning across 75,000 square feet. Blending learning with reality and entertainment, each career at KidZania is developed to teach kids essential life skills including financial literacy, teamwork and independence.
Designed to empower and entertain kids, KidZania gives children the chance to challenge themselves and explore the world of opportunities. If your child has ever dreamt of becoming a pilot, a firefighter or the next award-winning actor, watch the excitement on their faces as they try out real life activities! The concept effectively gives kids their first taste of independence and gets them thinking about what they might want to be in the future.
Book your tickets at www.KidZania.co.uk