How to Engage Your New Students

How to Engage Your New Students

Handling a class full of young minds is far from the easiest task. The subjects you’re teaching are valuable and important, but even high school students may struggle to sit up and pay attention if they don’t find a topic interesting. Creating engaging lessons means...
It’s Not Rocket Science: How Rocket Fuel Works

It’s Not Rocket Science: How Rocket Fuel Works

Rocket ships are definitely cool, and there’s also some pretty serious science that goes on behind the scenes of making rockets fly – especially once they make it into space. Without rocket fuel, we never would have been able to put humans on the moon or explore...
The Science of Snow

The Science of Snow

We might not see much of it in Australia but snow is literally one of the coolest things that fall from the sky. It’s great for snowball fights and skiing and catching on your tongue, and there’s also some interesting science that goes on behind the scenes of creating...
12 Experiment Days of Christmas

12 Experiment Days of Christmas

Christmas break is on its way and it’s time to line up the activities you’re going to use to keep the kids occupied this holiday season! Street Science has easy experiments you can try your hand at over the Christmas period to keep the kids engaged and maybe teach...
What is an Insect?

What is an Insect?

Did you know there are more insects in the world than any other animal? The tiny little creatures can sometimes be so small they’re hard to notice, but scientists have already named about 1.5 million species of insects. That’s three times the number of all other...