The choice of activities that can form part of a mobile science project is almost endless.
However, it is worth considering that hands-on experiments are usually much more effective at engaging and inspiring an audience than a show or demonstration. Being able to ‘have a go’ is highly valued and is often what young people don’t get in a normal classroom.
Charles Jenkins the originator of Lab in a Lorry has developed a list of possible experiments and explanations that might be helpful.
- Mobile Science Experiments (PDF, 1 MB)