Early Childhood Program Science Time: Moving Toys (ticket required)

a young boy and girl

Moving Toys looks at how we can make our toys move - by pushing, pulling, spinning, bouncing and rolling. 

WHEN AND WHERE

Blue Door Room: Gallery 5
Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre

King Edward Terrace
Parkes, Canberra
Australian Capital Territory

3-6

Learn About

The children will have a go at using these forces on everyday toys such as spinning tops, cars, balls and hoops. Children will also discover how wind-up toys work and construct their own moving toy. 

Questacon's Science Time is a fun and interactive learning experience for little scientists aged 3-6 years and their carers. Just like real scientists, children explore their world and ask lots of questions. In Science Time children will investigate the exciting world around us by participating in activities and experimenting, in a friendly and inclusive environment.

For information and bookings go to the Science Time webpage.

For Educators

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