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Heat: Naughty Balloons

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Summary

An experiment with balloons can show a Key Stage 2 science class how colour affects heat absorption.

Scientist Dr. Mark Biddiss holds various coloured balloons over a heat source, watched by children from Orion Primary School in north London. The experiment shows KS2 pupils how coloured balloons react differently in relation to heat.

Published : Mar 2010

01 mins

Series

Primary Lesson Starters

Roles

Primary Pupil

Subjects

Primary Science

Physical processes

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