Science KS1 / KS2: Ultimate Brain - Mad Lab

Science monkey superhero Dr Brain challenges children to some science-based tasks and conundrums designed to discover the 'ultimate brain'.

These clips are from the BBC series Ultimate Brain: Mad Lab.

Suitable for: Science at KS1 and KS2 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and 2nd Level in Scotland.

Sorting materials to be recycled
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How long does it take rubbish to rot?
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The spreading of seeds in Autumn
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The life cycle of a frog and a sunflower
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Identifying the natural habitats of animals
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Hot-blooded and Cold-blooded animals
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Using our sense of touch to identify objects
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Birds, reptiles and mammals
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Identifying animals as birds, reptiles or mammals
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Testing the strength of different materials
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How batch is heated to make glass
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How ingredients mix together to make new materials
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How to make ice cream - turning a liquid into a solid
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What materials are waterproof?
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